The Syrian army on Sunday continued operations of pursuing the remnants of the armed terrorist groups in a number of cities, killing scores, injuring many others and destroying their criminal tools.
Terrorists assassinate Director of Hama Transport Department
An armed terrorist group assassinated director of Hama transport department Nayef Tarad al-Sarhan on al-Saan, Sheikh Hilal road.
A source in Hama told SANA that terrorists shot fires at al-Sarhan who was admitted to a hospital where he died there.
Terrorists target churches and civilians in Damascus and its countryside
A woman was injured due to the fall of several mortar shells fired by terrorists on al-Abbassyeen area in Damascus causing also material damage to a house and a number of cars.
A source at the police command told SANA reporter that a mortar shell fired by terrorists on al-Ghassani residential area in al-Abbassyeen causing the injury of a woman and material damage to a number of cars.Another shell landed on the roof a houses in the same area , causing material damage.
The source added that a third shell landed near the Lady of Damascus Church causing material damage to a number of cars passing by the place.
Six citizens wounded by terrorists’ shells on Bab Sharqi, al-Qasa’a and al-Kadam neighborhoods in Damascus
Six citizens were injured by mortar shells fired by terrorists on Bab Sharqi, al-Qasa’a and al-Kadam neighborhoods in Damascus.
A source at the Police Command told SANA reporter that 4 shells fell on the entrance and inside al-Sufaniyeh park in Bab Sharqi, causing the injury of 3 citizens and material damage to 7 cars.
The source added that another shell landed on al-Mawasim Square and caused the injury of a citizen and material damage to the site.Another shell fell on a citizen’s house in al-Qasa’a area and caused material damage to the house with no casualties.
The source pointed out that the terrorists targeted al-Kadam neighborhood with a number of shells that fell on al-Arna’aout street, causing the injury of 2 citizens and material damage to the citizens’ properties.
Citizen martyred, 20 others wounded by terrorists; shells on al-Wafydeen Camp
A citizen was martyred and 20 others were injured by mortar shells fired by terrorists on al-Wafydeen Camp in Damascus Countryside.
A source at the Police Command told SANA that 5 mortar shells fell on al-Wafydeen Camp, causing the martyrdom of a citizen and the injury of 20 others, in addition to material damage to the citizens’ houses and properties.
Army units eliminate terrorists in Idleb
Units of the armed forces carried out operations against terrorists’ dens and gatherings in Idleb countryside, inflicting heavy losses upon them.
An official source told SANA that the army units killed and injured many terrorists to the south of Om Jren town in Idleb countryside.
The source added that an army unit targeted a terrorists’ gatherings in al-Za’laneh village in Maaret al-Nouman countryside, killing all terrorists inside it, in addition to destroying their weapons and equipment.
A military source told SANA reporter that the army units pursued the remnants of the armed terrorist groups in the vicinity of al-Daif valley in Ma’arrat al-Numan, eliminating snipers and destroying terrorists’ equipment and vehicles which were equipped with heavy machineguns, while other units destroyed four machinegun-equipped vehicles in al-Za’lana, and Ma’rshamsheh villages in the same area.
Another unit elimianted a number of terrorists and injured others in the village of Tramba.
Terrorists including non-Syrians eliminated in Damascus countryside, tunnel used by terrorists uncovered in Darayya
In Damascus countryside, a military source told SANA reporter that the army units targeted terrorists’ gatherings in al-Saqi area in an-Nabek, al-Nasiriyah , Yabrood, western Jroud of Maloula , eastern Jairoud.
The source added that terrorist Nazeeh Ayman al-Houz , the responsible for a number of terrorist bombings took place in an-Nabek was killed.
A large number of terrorists were killed, most of them are non-Syrians, as their vehicles and equipment were destroyed.
Meanwhile, other army units destroyed terrorists’ dens and gatherings in Adra and al-Nabik cities and to the east of Deir Atyyeh, killing and injuring many terrorists, in addition to destroying their weapons and equipment.
Army units destroyed a 23mm anti-aircraft gun and eliminated 10 terrorists in Barzeh area, including Fayyez al-Deqqi, while 7 terrorists were eliminated in al-Qaboun area.
Army personnel clashed with terrorists in Jobar area, resulting in the death of two terrorists, while an army unit killed terrorist Karim Saleh in Harasta area.
An army unit destroyed a terrorist hideout along with the weapons and ammo inside it west of the town of al-Shefouniye in Douma area, killing and injuring a number of terrorists including Mohammad Saadeddin.
In Zamalka, another army unit eliminated a number of terrorists including Ahmad Te’ma.
Army units continued operations in the farms of al-Qasimiye town in the Eastern Ghouta, destroying weapons and ammo and leaving 20 terrorists dead or injured, incluindg a terrorist group leader called Safwan Khattab and Samer Othman.
The army carried out a series of successful operations in the towns of Hejjeira, al-Sbaineh and Yelda, resulting in the elimination of mercenary terrorists from Arab nationalities, including a Tunisian called Ali al-Farrani, Nour al-Jahmani and Ali al-Hussein in Hejjeira.
In al-Sbaineh, the army destroyed a heavy machinegun and ammo and eliminated terrorist Haitham Atiyah, while terrorist Mohammad Hamed was killed in Yelda.
Army units pursued a number of terrorists in farms north of Jeroud area, eliminating many terrorists, injuring others and destroying their equipment.
While pursuing terrorists in the town of Darayya, an army unit uncovered a 300-meter long tunnel which terrorists had been using to move around and transport weapons and ammo.
The tunnel, located southwest of Darb al-Hadid, was dug at a depth of ten meters and equipped with lighting, ventilation and opening in its ceiling for camera surveillance.
Army units destroy terrorists’ tunnel, kill many of them in Deir Ezzor
Units of the armed forces destroyed a terrorists’ tunnel used to transport weapons and ammunition and a warehouse full of weapons, in addition to killing and injuring several terrorists in Deir Ezzor and its countryside.
An official source told SANA that the army units destroyed a terrorists’ tunnel used for transporting weapons and ammunition, killing all terrorists inside it in al-Arfi neighborhood, in addition to destroying a warehouse full of weapons and ammunition.
Another army unit clashed with an armed terrorist group in al-Haweiqa neighborhood, killing and injuring many terrorists.
The source added that another army unit destroyed two terrorists’ dens of the so-called “Om al-Qura Brigade” and “Faisal al-Aqaidi Brigade” in al-Jbayleh neighborhood, killing many of them.
Wa’ad al-Khalaf, Mohammad al-Jasim and Qutaiba Abdulrahman were identified among the dead terrorists.
The source pointed out that the army units targeted a terrorists’ gatherings in Hatla Fuqani village in the countryside, killing 20 terrorists and destroying a number of their vehicles.
Other army units inflicted heavy losses upon terrorists in al-Rashdiyeh, al-Sinaa, al-Sheikh Yasin, al-Ordi and the area surrounding al-Bassel Square in the city.
Rocket launch pads, many vehicles destroyed in Aleppo countryside
Army units destroyed rocket launch pads and a number of vehicles loaded with weapons and ammunition and killed a number of terrorists in a series of operations carried out in Aleppo countryside.
A military source told SANA reporter that the operations resulted in destroying rocket launch pads in Kwairis in the eastern countryside of Aleppo and a number of cars north of Neirab, an-Nakarin, north of Rasm al-Aboud, on al-Kastello road in the western countryside of Aleppo.
All weapons and ammunition inside the cars were destroyed and terrorists were killed.
Rocket launcher, two tunnels destroyed, Israeli-made weapons seized in Homs
Army units destroyed a rocket launcher and found a variety of weapons , including automatic rifles, snipers, ammunition, some are Israeli-made, and eliminated a number of terrorists in Homs and its countryside.
A military source said the army units destroyed two tunnels were used by terrorists in their movements in Bab al-Sebaa, eliminated a number of terrorists and wounded others in al-Hamidieh district and al-Jaje market and toward the city center in Jouret al-Shiyah.
The source added that the army units destroyed terrorists’ dens southeast building of the civil affairs department and near al-Tahyyah mosque in the golden street in Bab Hood, killing a number of terrorists and wounding others.
In Homs countryside, a number of terrorists were killed and wounded in the village of al-Khalidiya and near electricity station in al-Dar al-Kabira as varied weapons and ammunition, some are Israeli-made, were found including automatic rifles and snipers in the Western district.
Most members of an armed terrorist group were eliminated in al-Zara farms in Talkalakh.
The source added that another army unit destroyed a rocket launcher and a vehicle equipped with a heavy machine gun northwest Kafarnan and eliminated a terrorist group was trying to attack the village of Qanieh al-Asi in al-Rastan.
Army eliminates foreign terrorists in Lattakia countryside
Army units eliminated terrorists, some of them Saudis, Iraqis and French, in Lattakia’s northern countryside.
In the villages of Nawwara, Kelles and al-Kabir, the army destroyed a warehouse containing ammo and shells and 6 cars equipped with machineguns, eliminating 42 terrorists and injuring 31, including two Saudis, Aref al-Tai’I and Abu Dawood al-Hijazi, who led groups affiliated with the “Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.”
Other units destroyed 8 BM-21 Grad rockets and eliminated terrorists including Ahmad Husseino, Aref Husseino, Adel al-Hajji, Othman Hasbanji, and Ahmad al-Ali in Salma area.
In the village of Froshan, an army unit eliminated a number of terrorists including two Iraqis called Abdelsalam al-Takriti and Abu Othman al-Baghdadi, Omar al-Sheikh Mohammad, Ahmad al-Aref, and a 58 year-old Frenchman nicknamed “Abu Phillip” who led a group affiliated with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, in addition to destroying equipment, vehicles equipped with machineguns and a car loaded with landmines.
Syrian Agency SANA – October 13, 2013