Army units killed a number of ISIS terrorists, injured others and destroyed their arms and ammunition as they targeted their gatherings in the surroundings of the Air Force Academy, 40 km to the east of Aleppo city, a military source said on Sunday.
Meanwhile, Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the city were targeted in various neighborhoods, including Karm al-Maisar, al-Sheikh Lutfi, al-Ameriyeh, al-Rashidin 1, al-Rashidin 4, Bani Zaid, al-Sakhour, al-Ansari, Bostan al-Qassr, Salah Eddin, Bab al-Nassr, al-Sukkari and Qadi Askar.
In the western countryside, which is open to the Turkish border, army units killed many terrorists, mostly from Jabhat al-Nusra, and destroyed their vehicles in Khan al-Assal, 10 km to the west of Aleppo city.
Earlier on Saturday, army units targeted terrorists and their hideouts in the neighborhoods of Qadi Askar, al-Sukkari, Bani Zaid and al-Kallasa in Aleppo city on Saturday, killing a number of terrorists and destroying their vehicles.
Many terrorists were also killed and their vehicles and arms were destroyed in al-Ameriyeh village in the southern countryside of Aleppo province.
Backed by the air force, the army units’ operations in the central Homs province killed numbers of ISIS terrorists in al-Qaryatain town, Palmyra city and in the vicinity of Shaer and Jazal oil fields in the eastern countryside of the province.
Army units targeted movements and hideouts of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the vicinity of al-Ghanto and Jabourin villages and al-Rastan city, 22 km north of Homs city.
Terrorists’ positions were targeted by army airstrikes in al-Kinn Mountain, Tal Ersan, al-Fasida and al-Duweizin in the northern countryside of Homs province.
In the neighboring Hama province, an army unit targeted terrorists from “Jaish a-Fateh” in al-Bahsa village in the northwestern countryside, destroying a vehicle and a mortar launcher and killing their operators.
The army’s air force later targeted terrorists’ positions, killing a number of them and destroying their vehicles, some of them equipped with machineguns, in al-Mansoura, al-Mouzara, al-Ziara and Eidoun in northern and southern Hama.
ISIS terrorists were killed in army airstrikes in al-Eqeirbat, Adla, Tuloul al-Homr in the eastern countryside of Hama province.
In Idleb province, numbers of “Jaish al-Fateh” terrorists were killed and their vehicles, arms and ammunition were destroyed in army airstrikes on their gatherings in Freikeh, Mhambel and Saraqeb to the south and southwest of Idleb city.
In southern Syria, popular defense groups killed four terrorists and injured others in an ambush in an area between the villages of Lahtha and Radimet al-Liwaa on the eastern sides of al-Lajat Plateau in the northern countryside of Sweida province.
The terrorists’ weapons and ammunition were seized.
An army unit fired at a terrorist group moving in an area to the east of Tal al- Mal in the northern countryside of the southern Daraa province.
All members of the group were killed or injured and their weapons and equipment were destroyed.
Another army unit killed and injured scores of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists southeast of the Electricity Company in Daraa al-Balad neighborhood in Daraa city, according to the source.
A vehicle, with terrorists on board and weapons and equipment carried in it, was destroyed in the Camp area in Daraa al-Balad.
38 terrorists, most of them from Chechnya, were killed in army operations in the villages of al-Mreij and al-Rawda in the northern countryside of the coastal province of Lattakia.