Syrian Army Cuts off Terrorist’s Supply Route in Eastern Damascus
Syrian Army soldiers have hit the terrorist groups' positions hard along their key supply lines in Eastern Ghouta, cutting off the road and inflicting major casualties on the militants.
The army troops managed to shut down the supply route between al-Shifouniyeh and Autaya near Hawsh al-Dawahirah; FNA reported.
The Syrian soldiers also recaptured most of the farms near the Hawsh Al-Shalaq town in Eastern Damascus.
The army units has encircled the positions of the terrorists along a chunk of the Harasta Highway that goes to the key city of Douma.
As Syrian army prepares to start a special operation to recapture Harasta and Douma, Jeish Al-Islam has sent the elderly to negotiate with the Syrian government in order to work out a possible reconciliation agreement.
Earlier reports said that the army forces, backed by warplanes, started a massive assault on Jeish al-Islam terrorists in the Eastern parts of Damascus province and gained ground in the first hours of the operation.
The army units inflicted heavy casualties and damage on the terrorists after fierce clashes with Jeish Al-Islam near the newly-freed town of al-Meida'ani in Eastern Ghouta and seized control of all the plants near the town, including three bicycles and motorcycles manufacturing factories.
The pro-government forces also shattered the defense lines of the terrorists near Damascus after killing several militants and moved ahead in Hawsh al-Zawahera farms.
The army and its allies also targeted the terrorists' gathering centers in Hawsh al-Salehiya village in Eastern Ghouta.
Meantime, the Syrian fighter jets launched airstrikes against the command centers and gatherings of the terrorists in Arabayn, Douma and Harasta cities as well as Jobar and al-Shifouniyeh towns, inflicting tens of losses on the militants.
Source: Al Alam