Army and Armed Forces units continued on Thursday their operations against terrorist organizations in different areas, killing a number of terrorists and injuring others, in addition to destroying their vehicles.
Army units launched intensive operations on the gatherings and fortifications of
the terrorist groups affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra in Daraa al-Balad in the southern province of Daraa, a military source said.
The source added that the operations resulted in the killing of a number of terrorists,
including the Saudi terrorist Mohamed al-Faraj one of al-Nusra leaders, and the destruction of anti-tank emplacement and 2 machineguns.
An army unit directed with rocket fire the sites and fortifications of Jabhat al-
Nusra and other terrorist organizations in Kafr Sajna village in Maaret al-Numan area in the southern countryside of Idleb.
The reporter added that due to the strikes 14 terrorists were killed and 2 cars equipped with heavy machinegun.
An army unit, in cooperation with popular defense groups, carried out accurate
strikes on the infiltration points of a terrorist group in Tal Sahi site in Khan Arnaba town in the northern countryside of Quneitra.
The reporter added that due to the strikes the members of the group were killed or injured.
Terrorist groups positioned in al-Hamideh village targeted citizens’ houses in al-Baath City with machineguns, causing material damage.
Army units, backed by the Air Force, destroyed on Thursday positions and fortifications for ISIS terrorists in the vicinity of Deir Ezzor city and its western countryside.
In Deir Ezzor, the army units killed in a special operation all members of an ISIS terrorist group, including a leader who is named Abu al-Zubeir al-Tunisi and his assistant Abu Mehjn, on the southern outskirts of the city.
Identical local and media sources said Abu al-Zubeir had given an order before he was killed to liquidate the remaining groups which attacked the graveyards area after the attack failed and the rest of the terrorists fled.
The artillery of the Syrian Arab army targeted fortifications and a barricade for ISIS terrorists in al-Bugheiliyeh village and the surroundings of al-Halabiyeh roundabout in al Salihiyeh area, inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists.