Terrorists’ infiltration attempts in Hama Countryside foiled
Terrorists belonging to so-called al-Ezza Brigades and others continued attempts to infiltrate into military points, villages and towns in the northern countryside of Hama to attack them along the demilitarized zone and on its sides in frequent violation.
SANA reporter said that al-Ezza Brigades -linked terrorists continued their attacks by sniper fire and bursts of heavy and medium machineguns fire at military points on the outskirts of the demilitarized zone in Hama northern and northwestern countryside in parallel with monitoring terrorist groups' movements while trying to infiltrate from several directions towards the military points .
The reporter said that the army units responded to the terrorists' attempts with appropriate weapons, inflicting heavy losses upon them and forcing them to flee away towards the positions from which they infiltrated.
The military units centered in the area are responding to the breaches of the agreement on the demilitarized zone with light weapons as part of warning messages to terrorist groups to stop infiltration attempts, the reporter added.
An army unit centered in Tel Bazam in the far north of Hama city targeted with precise bombardments a terrorist group liked to al-Ezza Brigades while opening sniper fire from the direction of Mourek towards the army points in the area. The precise bombardments left losses in the terrorists' ranks.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA