Provinces, SANA- The Syrian Arab Army on Monday continued counter-terrorism operations against terrorists across the country, clashing with terrorists from ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra and eliminating scores of them.
An Army unit destroyed a terrorists’ den and killed a number of terrorists in Marj al-Sultan village in eastern Ghouta in Damascus Countryside, SANA reporter said.
Anas al-Assi, leader of a terrorist group, was among those killed.
In Harasta, the Army killed a number of terrorists, injured many others and destroyed their ammo and weaponry in the area surrounding al-Shukr mosque, also destroying a 200-meter-long tunnel that terrorists were using for movement and storing up weapons.
In the northern mountains of al-Qalamoun, Army units, in cooperation with the Lebanese resistance, continued their operations against terrorists’ hideouts and gatherings in the al-Misherfa and al-Jarajir towns, eliminating a number of terrorists in al-Zamrani crossing point in the mountains of Qara town.
Another Army unit launched intensive strikes against terrorist organizations’ hideouts in the eastern parts of al-Zabadani mountains, killing many terrorists, injuring many others and destroying their weapons and ammunition.
In the southwest countryside of Damascus, the Army killed a number of terrorists, injured many others and destroyed their dens with all ammo and weapons inside in Hasno village to the west of Sa’sa’ town.
Army units targeted dens of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the vicinity of Sa’ad Bin Abi Waqqas Mosque in Daraa al-Balad neighborhood and to east of Electricity Company in Daraa al-Mahatta neighborhood in Daraa city , a military source told SANA Monday.
Another army unit directed intensive strikes at terrorist organizations’ movements near al-Bahar area in Daraa al-Balad neighborhood in Daraa city, cutting off supply lines used by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists to access Jordanian territories.
Scores of terrorists were killed, others were injured, and their weapons, ammo, and vehicles, some of which equipped with heavy machineguns, were destroyed in the operations in Daraa al-Balad.
Elsewhere in the province, An army unit carried out a special operation in the eastern neighborhood of Busra al-Sham city, 40 km east of Daraa city, destroying hideouts for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization. A number of terrorists were killed and others injured in the operation.
The army’s air force destroyed dens of ISIS terrorists in old Airport, Husseiniya, Ghassan Aboud roundabout, Sheikh Yassin, Sinaa and al-Hweika in Deir Ezzor, killed many terrorists, the majority of them of foreign nationalities.
Abu Yaman al-Saudi was identified among the dead terrorists.
scores of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists killed in army airstrikes against their gatherings near Abu al-Duhour airport, Khan Shaikhoun, al-Taman’a, Sarjeh and Sinjar in Idleb countryside.
Earlier, the army’s air force destroyed gatherings of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists near Sarakeb, al-Bara and Kfar Mid in Idleb countryside, killing scores of them.
Army units and popular defense groups clashed with large numbers of ISIS terrorists who infiltrated an asphalt plant 12km southeast of Hasaka city, inflicting heavy losses upon them, a local source told SANA’s correspondent.
The source said that the army and defense groups directed concentrated strikes at ISIS gatherings in the surroundings of al-Dawudiye village in Hasaka province, leaving many terrorists dead or injured and destroying their equipment and vehicles.
The army’s air force destroyed dens for terrorists and killed many of them to the south of Wadi Abyad dam, Maran, al-Sawana and al-Zaafara in Homs countryside.