Successful operations against terrorists in several areas
A number of terrorists were killed and wounded in a series of the army successful operations carried out on Tuesday dawn against terrorists’ dens in several areas.
A military source told SANA that the army units eliminated armed terrorist groups in Rima farms, al-Nabek, Yabrood, west of Qara, Adra, west of Jarajer in Damascus countryside and destroyed cars equipped with heavy machineguns.
Terrorists target two churches with explosive devices in Damascus Countryside
Terrorists targeted the Lady Church and Constantine and Helena Church in Yabroud in Damascus Countryside with two explosive devices.
An official source told SANA that terrorists detonated two explosive devices planted on the roofs of the churches, causing large material damage to the crosses with no human casualties.
The source added that the army units foiled terrorists’ attempt to detonate an explosive device planted in front of Constantine and Helena Church and was set to be detonate remotely.
Earlier, the armed terrorist groups targeted many Christian and Muslim worship places, especially the Great Umayyad Mosque in Aleppo, al-Omari Mosque in Daraa and al-Latin Church in Deir Ezzor.
Terrorists’ dens targeted in Daraa
A military source said that the army units destroyed terrorists’ gatherings and dens with all weapons inside in Busr al-Harir, Nawa, Tafas, Atman, farms surrounding Tafas and Da’el in Daraa countryside.
The source added that an army unit chased members of armed terrorist groups in the vicinity of Bosra Square in Daraa and wiped out most of them. Abdul Rahman Al Hammadi was identified among the dead.
Cars with weapons, ammunition destroyed in countryside of Aleppo and Idleb
A military source said that the army units destroyed two cars loaded with weapons and ammunition north Hamimeh and three others on al-Kastello axis, north of al-Nairab airport and east of Haritan, killing all terrorists inside the cars.
The source pointed out that several cars were destroyed in Binnish and Sarmin in Idleb countryside as terrorists’ gatherings were targeted in the area surrounding al-Arba’en mountain, Ma’rplait, Binnish, Sarmin, al-Shoiha, al-Majas al-Huteh and around Abu al-Dhour.
The source added that the army unit destroyed cars mounted with heavy machineguns in Saraqeb and killed 23 terrorists. Shadi Parish and Ahmed Parish were identified among the dead.
SANA – 15/10/2013