Syrian Fighter Jets Intensify Attacks on Terrorist Centers in Eastern Damascus
Tens of terrorists were killed and many others were wounded in the Syrian army offensives and airstrikes on their positions in different parts of Eastern Ghouta.
The Syrian fighter jets carried out several combat sorties over the gatherings and concentration centers of the terrorists in the villages and towns of al-Shifouniyeh, Saqba, Jesrin, Haws al-Ash'ari, Mesraya, Douma, Harasta, Ein Terma, Zmelka and Jobar, inflicting major losses on the militants.
Army troops, for their part, targeted a building in which a number of militants were hidden in Jobar in the Eastern countryside of Damascus, killing or wounding the entire militants.
In the meantime, a 13-member group of terrorists was ambushed by the army soldiers on a road connecting al-Laja to Eastern Ghouta.
All the members of the group were killed in the army's ambush operation.
Also, Syrian Army troops and Air Force in separate attacks targeted Jeish al-Islam's bases and defense lines in Eastern Ghouta on Saturday, inflicting major losses on the terrorists.
The army soldiers targeted the gatherings and bases of Jeish al-Islam in the farms near Douma city, killing a number of militants and destroying their bases and vehicles.
The Syrian warplanes targeted the movements of a group of terrorists in al-Qaboun region and Eastern Ghouta and repelled their attack on government positions in a preemptive move.
The army's artillery and missile units, for their part, targeted the gatherings of Faylaq al-Raham and Fatah al-Sham Front (the al-Qaeda-affiliated terrorist group previously known as the al-Nusra Front) in the Southern side of al-Qaboun region, inflicting casualties on a large number of the militants, and destroying their bases.
Fatah al-Sham and Fayalq al-Rahman retreated from the battlefield.
In the meantime, the army targeted and destroyed a workshop of Liwa Sham al-Rasoul near the town of Bebeila East of Damascus city that was used for manufacturing arms and ammunition, FNA reported.
Source: Al Alam