Nov 11, 2013
Provinces, (SANA)- Army units on Monday carried out military operations against terrorists’ gatherings and dens, eliminating terrorists and destroying their weapons in several areas around the country.
Terrorists killed in Daraa countryside
A unit of the armed forces killed all members of the so-called terrorist group “al-Jihad Battalion” in Atman town in Daraa countryside.
A military source told SANA that among the dead terrorists were Rustm al-Masri, Munzer al-Masri, Muham=nad al-Shalabi, Maher al-Nabilsi and Zakariyeh Yusuf.
Two tunnels discovered in Barzeh
Units of the armed forces discovered two tunnels in Barzeh neighborhood and killed many terrorists in Damascus and its countryside.
A field commander told SANA that the army units stormed terrorists’ dens and gatherings in Talet al-Mustah and near the Pharmacist’s Building in Barzeh neighborhood in Damascus.
He added that the army units discovered two tunnels used by terrorists for movement and storing weapons, the first is 70 meter long and the second 150 meter long, in the farms to the south of Tishreen Hospital.
Meanwhile, other army units killed two terrorists near al-Omari Mosque and seized a car loaded with weapons and ammunition near Syronics company in al-Qaboun neighborhood.
In the same context, an army unit killed 4 terrorists in Joubar neighborhood in Damascus countryside.
Terrorist groups eliminated, their weapons destroyed in Daraa
Army units eliminated armed terrorist groups, some members of which belong to Jabhat al-Nusra, destroying their weapons and ammunition in Daraa.
An official source said that an army unit killed members of an armed terrorist group in al-Manshiyeh neighborhood in Daraa al-Balad, adding that Jordanian terrorist Omran Tamimi, nicknamed ‘Abi al-Baraa’ was among the killed terrorists.
A military source said that terrorists’ gatherings and dens were destroyed in al-Hammadin neighborhood, al-Mokhaiyam and the villages of Tafas, Nawa and Izra with all weapons and ammunition inside.
The source pointed out that an army unit destroyed a Pickup loaded with weapons and ammunition in Atman town, killing the terrorist Zakariya Younes al-Subeihi.