Provinces, SANA- Units of the Army and Armed Forces on Thursday continued to tighten the noose around foreign-backed terrorist groups in several areas across the country, inflicting heavy losses upon them.
The army foiled a suicide terrorist’s attempt to blow himself up in a car bomb before reaching a military post in Tal al-Za’tar in the countryside of Daraa province.
Army units killed large numbers of terrorists after storming their dens in al-Fqei’, Jassim, Deir al-Adas, Dael and al-Hrak, leaving many terrorists dead and injured in al-Sheikh Miskeen and Ebta’ in the countryside.
Other units of the armed forces destroyed a number of terrorists’ vehicles which were equipped with medium-sized machine guns and others loaded with ammunition, leaving many terrorists dead and wounded, to the north of old Customs building in Daraa al-Balad in the city.
The army carried out a series of military operations against dens and gatherings of terrorists in Eastern al-Ghouta, al-Qalamoun Mountains and Darya, killing scores of terrorists, some of them of Libyan nationality.
SANA field reporter said the army killed many terrorists in Joubar, among them al-Hadi al-Sabrati, from Libya, after destroying a den for them near the sport Hall.
Meanwhile, the army destroyed one of the terrorists’ dens in Misraba, near Harasta, killing many of them, including Abu Mohammad al-Iraqi.
The Army also killed and injured 20 terrorists in al-Nashabiya in eastern al-Ghouta.
In al-Qalamoun Mountains, the army foiled an attempt by terrorists to infiltrate from Lebanon into al-Mishrefeh, Ras al-Maarat and Esal al-Ward, killing many of them.
A unit of the armed forces also destroyed a den for terrorists, killing all inside in Deir Maker in Damascus Countryside.
The army carried out a series of special operations against dens of terrorists, killing many of them and destroying their criminal equipment in al-Wa’er, al-Mishrifeh, Um sharshouh and Tal Dahab in Homs and its countryside.
A military source told SANA that the Army killed many terrorists of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in Rahoum village to the East of Homs.
Meanwhile, the Army also killed many terrorists and injured others in Masaad village near the Syrian-Lebanese borders where terrorists infiltrate, the majority of them from Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization.
The source added that the army killed scores of terrorists in al-Wa’er neighborhood in western Homs, destroying their den with all weapons inside.
A military source said Units of the Army and Armed Forces eliminated a number of terrorists and destroyed their vehicles in Kansafra, al-Sahan and in al-Zawia mountain in Idleb countryside.
The Army, in cooperation with popular defense groups, pursued remnants of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria terrorist organization in the surroundings of Deir Ezzor airport, Haweija and al-Saqr, killing scores of them, the majority of foreign nationalities.
Omar al-Breki, Abu Thabet al-Shroudi from Saudi Arabia and Milhim al-Khazwani were identified among the dead terrorists.