HOMS, Mar. 07 (Press Shia) – Syrian army units operating in the eastern countryside of Homs carried out military operations targeting ISIL gatherings and fortifications in al-Bardeh, the deserted battalion and the eastern countryside of al-Qaryateen and Palmyra cities.
A military source told SANA Tuesday that the army operations eliminated a number of ISIL terrorists and destroyed many of their vehicles, some equipped with machineguns.
The source added that the army units killed a number of ISIL terrorists and destroyed a machinegun-equipped SUV for them in al-Barghotiyeh village in Salamiyah eastern countryside.
Meanwhile,an army unit foiled an attack by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists against one of the military posts in Daraa al-Balad area in Daraa southern province.
Army units carried out precise operations against gatherings and positions of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Daraa al-Balad and al-Nazihin Camp and in the neighborhoods of al-Karak and al-Abbasyia and to the north of Bilal al-Habashi Mosque in Daraa City.
A number of terrorists were killed in the operations and an amount of their arms and ammunition were destroyed.
An army unit also killed all members of a terrorist group affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra who attacked one of the military posts to the northwest of Bilal al-Habashi Mosque in Daraa al-Balad.