DEIR EZZOR, Feb. 26 (Press Shia) – Army units, backed by the air force, destroyed ISIL gatherings and positions in the surrounded city of Deir Ezzor.
SANA reporter in Deir Ezzor said Sunday that the army units clashed with ISIL terrorist groups as the artillery shelled the ISIL positions and fortifications in the surrounding of al-Maqaber area in Deir Ezzor Province, killing and injuring many terrorists.
The source added that the air force destroyed an ISIL command center, fortified positions and two vehicles in the surrounding of al-Maqaber area and Juneid battalion.
Meanwhile, the army units aided by the army air force eliminated more than 19 terrorists affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra and other terrorist groups linked to it in the countryside of Deir Ezzor and Idleb provinces.
SANA reporter in Hama province said Sunday that the army air force targeted Jabhat al-Nusra and Jaish al-Nasser positions and movement axes in the villages of Ma’r Hurmeh and al-Jaberiyeh in the southern countryside of Idleb province.
The source added that the army airstrikes killed more than 7 terrorists and injured 13 others in addition to destroying a pick-up car.
The army air force destroyed a command center of the so-called Jaish al-Nasser, killing 8 of its members in al-Mostariha village on the southeastern countryside of Idleb.
In the northern countryside of Hama, terrorist Abdel-Qader Abdel-Karim, one of the leaders of the so-called al-Ezza gathering with two other terrorists were killed in the army operations against their command centers in al-Lattameneh town.
Another army unit destroyed a command center for the Saudi-linked Ahrar al-Sham Movement in Kafer Zeitta town, in addition to the killing of two terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization in the village of al-Humairat, in addition to directing accurate blows to Jaish al-Nasser terrorists in Tal Hawash in the northern countryside of the province.
Moreover,the army air force carried out intensified sorties targeting ISIL gatherings and movement axes in a number of villages and areas in the eastern countryside of Homs province.
A military source told SANA Sunday that the army air force destroyed ISIL terrorists’ machineguns-equipped vehicles and positions east of Jeb al-Jarrah, north of al-Tafha village, Rasem al-Sabaa, Rasem Hamidi Habra Gharbiyeh and Jbab Hamad in the eastern countryside of Homs Province and in al-Bardeh village in its southeastern countryside.
Also, an army unit eliminated most members of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group in khazan al-Aileh, southwest of al-Yarmouk Suburb in Daraa al-Balad in Daraa southern province.