"And I have found both freedom and safety in my madness, the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us. But let me not be too proud of my safety. Even a Thief in a jail is safe from another thief. "

Khalil Gibran (How I Became a Madman)



Monday, May 08, 2017

Army thwarts ISIS terrorists’ attack on military posts in Homs, kills scores of them in Deir Ezzor- SANA

Provinces, SANA- Army units operating in Homs, in cooperation with the supporting forces, thwarted ISIS terrorist groups’ attack on a number of military posts in Rajem al-Ali, Tal Shiha and Talet al-Medrajeh in the eastern countryside of Homs Province.
A military source told SANA Monday that the army units, aided by the backing forces, thwarted terrorist groups’ infiltration from a number of axes towards the military posts in Rajem al-Ali, Tal Shiha and Talet al-Medrajeh, about 80 km east of Homs city, leaving a number of terrorists dead or injured.
The source added that the army destroyed two machineguns-equipped pick-up cars for the terrorist groups and killed most of their members, while scores of them fled away towards al-Badia.
Army and Armed Forces units, in cooperation with the supporting forces, carried out special operations against gatherings and movements for ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the eastern and southern countryside of Hama province.
SANA’s reporter said that an army unit launched intensive strikes against ISIS terrorists’ movements on the road between Salamiyeh, al-Sheikh Hilal and Athrieh in the eastern countryside of Hama province, which resulted in killing all members of a terrorist group and destroying a vehicle equipped with a heavy machinegun.
The reporter added that members of three terrorist groups affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra organization were killed by the army units’ strikes against the terrorists’ gatherings and movements near the roundabout of Hurr Binafseh village, the surroundings of al-Zaraa village, and west of al-Abbara. A terrorist known as “Abu Qatada” was identified among the terrorists killed in these strikes.
Deir Ezzor
The army’s Air Force destroyed gatherings and vehicles for ISIS terrorist organization in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor.
SANA reporter in Deir Ezzor said that the Syrian Air Force carried out intensive airstrikes on ISIS movement axes and positions in al-Tharda area and al-Boghilia village in the western countryside of the province, killing a number of terrorists and destroying a number of vehicles equipped with machineguns.