Syrian army units and national defense forces launched Tuesday successful operations against the foreign-backed militants across the country, killing and injuring huge numbers of terrorists and destroying their hideouts, gatherings and ordnance gear, state-run SANA news agency reported.
In Idlib province, a den for gunmen was destroyed in Jabal al-Zawyeh area in the countryside. A warehouse including a huge amount of pamphlets and documents sent to the terrorist groups from Saudi Arabia was also destroyed.
Scores of gunmen were killed and others were injured in the areas of Kafr Nubul, Kafr Jales, Babila, Taftanaz, Beslia and al-Hamdiyeh in the countryside. The terrorists' weapons and equipment were destroyed.
In Daraa, army units clashed with an armed terrorist group, comprising 25 terrorists, in Tal al-Mahs area and killed and injured most of its members.
A military source told SANA that the national military targeted armed mercenaries in the areas of al-Hara al-Gharbyeh, Nawa, al-Yadouda-Tafas road, Um al-Owsaj-Jasem road, Mleihat al-Atash and Otman in Daraa countryside, killing scores of terrorists and destroying 5 vehicles loaded with weapons and ammunition.
An army unit also killed a number of terrorists near the mosques of Bilal al-Habashi, al-Hmaza and al-Khalil and in the areas of Khazzan al-Karak and Wadi al-Zeidi.
The army also killed many terrorists in the areas of Kaheel, Aqraba, Nawa-al-Sheikh Said road and al-Masri roundabout.
An army unit targeted an armed terrorist group in the farms of Tebneh in the countryside, leaving its members dead and wounded, while another unit targeted an armed terrorist group in the Tebneh farms, leaving its members dead and wounded as well.
In Aleppo, military source told SANA that army units eliminated a number of terrorists in Alleramon, al-Zahraa association and to the north of Azizeh village and destroyed their weapons and ammunition.
The source added that army units targeted terrorists' gatherings and hideouts in Deir Hafer, Kwairis, Ghabsheh, surrounding al-Kindi hospital, Handarat, surrounding the central prison, Kafer Hamra, Babis, Daret Ezza, Sheikh Said, al-Mallah farms and the industrial city in Sheikh Najjar, inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists.
In Homs, a military source told SANA that army units launched an assault against armed terrorist groups in Burj Qa'ae and al-Sama'lil in al-Hula, in Ein Hussein area in al-Rastan countryside and in Tal al-Sheikh Mohammad and Khalij Kisin in al-Rastan, in al-Dar al-Kabira, Mghazel and Ghmaimat in the eastern countryside of Homs and al-Mahasseh in al-Qaryateen countryside, killing and injuring a number of terrorists.