Latest News Syria: Military operations against terrorists

December 3, 2013

Provinces, (SANA) – The Armed Forces on Monday intensified their operations against terrorists' gatherings in many areas around the country, killing dozens and eliminating terrorists groups completely.

Army eliminates terrorists in Daraa

A unit of the armed forces killed 3 terrorists, one of them a sniper, during pursuing armed terrorist groups who attempted to sneak into al-Manshiyeh neighborhood in Daraa city.

Army units restore security and stability to several villages in al-Quneitra countryside

Units of the armed forces, with the support of the national defense, restored security and stability to al-Smadiyeh al-Sharqieh, Rasm al-Baghal, Rasm al-Khould, Rsm al-Sholi and Mamtneh villages in al-Qunetira countryside after destroying the last terrorists' gatherings there.

An official source told SANA that the army units gained control over the villages and destroyed large amounts of weapons and ammunition, while other army units continued hunting terrorists in Um Batina village, killing and injuring scores of them.

Army units eliminate many of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Deir Ezzor countryside

Units of the armed forces eliminated many of Jabhat al-Nusra and " Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham" terrorists in Deir Ezzor countryside.

An official source told SANA that an army unit destroyed two cars equipped with heavy machineguns and killed 11 terrorists of Jabhat al-Nusra and " Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham" in Kabajib area on Deir Ezzor-Homs, including Mkhlif Saleh Suleiman al-Ali, Nasir Mohammad al-Taif and Ismael Ahmad al-Abrahimi.

The source added that another army unit killed all member of an armed terrorist group on Deir Ezzor-al-Mayaden road, including Azaz Aboud al-Matar.

Army destroys terrorists' den in Hasaka countryside

A unit of the armed forces carried out operation against a terrorists' den in Jelak area in Qamishli countryside, killing and injuring most of the terrorists inside it.

Army units destroy terrorists' equipment in Aleppo

Units of the armed forces destroyed terrorists' rocket launch-pads, mortars and cars along with the weapons and ammunition inside them in Aleppo countryside.

A military source told SANA that an army unit clashed with terrorists who were attempting to sneak into al-Sayyed Ali neighborhood.

The source added that the army units destroyed rocket launch -pads, mortars and weapons loaded with cars in al-Kastilo and Deir Hafer.

The source pointed out that the army unit killed large number of terrorists in the Old Aleppo, al-Mansoura, Hadadin and Handarat.

Scores of terrorists were eliminated in Idleb countryside

Units of the armed forces carried out operations against terrorists' dens and gatherings in Tranbeh and Sarmen towns, in addition to destroying 3 cars loaded with weapons in Taftanaz and Saraqib.

The source added that the army units eliminated many terrorists in Doeir al-Akrad, Salmo, al-Shoeiha and al-Mjas towns and villages.

Army units eliminate terrorists in destroy their hideouts in Damascus Countryside

An army unit eliminated an armed terrorist group, killing 53 terrorists in Bustan al-Basha and near al-Salam Mosque in Barzeh neighborhood in Damascus, while another army operation in the same area resulted in the death of a number of terrorists including group leader Ammar Askar, Salah al-Aswad and Noureddin Awad.

Tawfiq Salah, a terrorist group leader, Ahmad Amrini from Palestine, and the terrorists Abdul-Rahman Zaza, Anas al-Jairoudi, Suleiman Salehani and Mones Harhour were identified among the dead.

Army units eliminated all members of armed terrorist group including Tarek Karimeh by the Damascus-Homs highway near al-Nabek in Damascus Countryside, in addition to eliminating terrorists in Deir Attieh farms, among them Mohammad Rizq.

Army unit destroyed a terrorist gathering in the industrial city in Yabroud, while other units clashed with terrorists in Maaloula and eliminated a number of them.

In the Easter Ghouta, army units carried out a series of oepraitons which resulted in the elimination of terrorist leader Ziyad Najjar along with terrorists Samer Hussein Naaman and Yasser Rahim in Douma, in addition to destroying terrorist hideouts along with the weapons and ammo inside them and eliminating terrorists Mohiddin Jiara and Louay Adnan Abdelbaki in Deir Salman and Marj al-Sultan.

An army unit carried out an operation in the farms around al-Otaibah which resulted in the death of terrorists including Mahmoud al-Bashish, the injuring of others and the destruction of their weapons and ammo.

In Harasta, an army unit clashed with a terrorist group and left their members dead or injured, including Ramadan Bashir al-Arbiniye.

In Erbin, a number of terrorists, some of them of Arab nationalities, were killed and others were injured when a car exploded while they were rigging it with explosives.

Army units clashed with terrorist groups in several areas in Daraya, resulting in the death of three terrorists.

A car loaded with ammo was destroyed and terrorist including a group leader called Bilal al-Awwa were killed in Jobar area.

Army eliminates terrorists, destroys their hideouts in Homs

An army unit eliminated a number of terrorist leaders in an operation targeting a hideout near Mustafa Basha Mosque in Bab Houd neighborhood in Homs city.

The operation resulted in the death of all terrorists inside the hideout including two Lebanese named Abu Yakoub al-Khaldi and Mohammad Yousef al-Khalidi, in addition to Obaidah al-Naqq, Ali al-Assi, Mohammad Ahmad Tayyara, Mohammad al-Nakdali, Samih Oyoun al-Soud, Jamaleddin Alo, Badr Turkmani, Mustafa Jeniyat, and Mahmoud al-Humam.

The operation also resulted in destroying the terrorists' equipment which included communications devices, monitors and surveillance cameras.

Units of the armed forces also destroyed terrorists' hideouts in the area surrounding the national hospital in al-Karabis neighborhood and near Khadija al-Kobra school in al-Qusour neighborhood, killing and injuring all terrorists inside them.

Entire armed terrorist groups were eliminated in the villages of Talas and Tal Dao in al-Hula, al-Dar al-Kabira, south of al-Ghasbiyeh cemetery and the area surrounding al-Khaldiyeh village.

Terrorist hideouts were also destroyed near the municipal stadium and Khalij Kisin in al-Rastan.

Units of the army eliminated scores of terrorists and destroyed their weapons in Homs countryside.

An official source told SANA reporter that units of the army eliminated terrorist gatherings and vehicles in al-Rastan and its countryside.

The source added that another unit destroyed a car loaded with various weapons and ammunition in al-Rastan countryside. 

Meanwhile, an army unit gained control over al-Mshirfa al-Janobiyeh in Jub al-Jarah to the east of Homs after destroying the last terrorists' gathering in it.  

Security restored to towns in Quneitra province

The Syrian Army, assisted by national defense, restored security and stability to the towns of al-Samdaniye al-Sharqiye, Rasm al-Bghal, Rasm al-Khawaled, Rasm al-Shuli and Mumtana in Quneitra province after eliminating the last remnants of terrorists in them.

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