Army kills a number of Jabhat al-Nusra leaders in Daraa Countryside

Daraa - Army units killed a number of terrorists including leaders of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization in Bosra al-Sham and Daraa al-Balad area in Daraa southern province.

A military source said that an army unit on Saturday morning carried out concentrated bombardments against a command center belonging to Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization in the eastern countryside, SANA reported.

Chief of the General Staff visit al-Shairat Airbase, inspects damage caused by US aggression

Homs – Upon the directives of President Bashar al-Assad, Chief of the General Staff of the Army and Armed Forces Gen. Ali Abdullah Ayoub visited al-Shairat Airbase in the southeastern countryside of Homs province, SANA reported.

Ayoub, accompanied by officers from the General Command of the Army and Armed Forces, toured the positions that were targeted by the US aggression and was briefed by the commander and officers at the Airbase on the damage caused by the aggression and the preemptive measures that have been taken.

Munzer: US Aggression Would Send Wrong Messages to Terrorists to Persist in Using Chemical Weapons

NEW YORK-Deputy charge d’ affairs of Syria’s permanent delegation at the United Nations Munzer Munzer said that the blatant US aggression on Syria is a continuation of same erroneous US strategy that started six years ago to provide all sorts of support to terrorists, adding that this aggression would send a wrong messages to the terrorists encouraging them to use chemical weapons in future, SANA reported.

In a speech at a UN Security Council to discuss the US aggression on Syria, Munzer thanked Russia and Bolivia for joining Syria in calling for holding this session, and went on to assert that the barbaric US aggression that targeted a Syrian Arab Army airbase in the central region on April 7th 2017 is a serious breach of the UN Charter and all international laws and norms.

Presidency of the Syrian Arab Republic: US Aggression on Syrian Airbase Irresponsible Reckless Behavior

DAMASCUS, (ST)- The Presidency of the Syrian Arab Republic has described the United States' aggression today dawn on al-Shairat airbase in Homs countryside as "an irresponsible reckless behavior that indicates short-sightedness as well as political and military blindness."

It is a naive response to a feverish lying and illusive anti-Syria campaign that fed the American regime's arrogance to carry out such an irresponsible political and military act, the presidency said in a statement published on its facebook page on Friday.

The presidency statement  said the US disgraceful act  of targeting an airbase of a sovereign country, once again, provides a clear-cut evidence of the correctness of what Syria has repeatedly said about the fact that the successive administrations of the American regime doesn't change its deep policies in targeting countries, subjugating peoples and attempting to dominate the world.  

US Flagrant Aggression Encourages Terrorists

 DAMASCUS, (ST)_  The USA carried a flagrant  aggression at dawn today  against a Syrian military Airbase in the central region of Syria causing the martyrdom of 6 persons , scores of injured  and inflicted heavy material damage, declared  the General Command of the Syrian Arab Army and Armed Forces.

The US attack encourages the terrorists to use the more of their stockpiled chemical weapons once damages inflicted upon them, stated the General Command of the Syrian Army and Armed Forces.

The statement added that the US aggression came in flagrant violations of all international laws and norms, asserting the determination to defend the Syrian Arab territories restoring security and stability to Syria, pursuing the fight against terrorism.

The US aggression asserts the continued wrong American strategy and makes the USA a partner of Daesh and Al-Nusra and their affiliates terrorism, added the General Command of the Syrian Army and Armed Forces.

The Syrian Presidency blasted the US attack as an irresponsible reckless shorted-sighted disillusioned military and political blind act.

In a statement on the Presidency face book page, the Presidency added that the US aggression is but a fool act misled behind an elusive campaign of lies which led to such a reckless political and military aggression.

The consequence of different US Administrations does not change the policies of the consequent  US  hegemony bids over the world, subjugation of people, added the Presidency statement.

If the US regime thinks that it has been able through this aggression to support its lackeys of the gangs and terrorist organizations on the ground, the Syrian Arab Republic reiterates that this flagrant aggression has but increased Syria's determination to strike at those lackey terrorists and to pursue purging every span of Syrian territories from them concluded the statement.

 Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ministry blasted the US flagrant aggression as to weaken the Syrian Arab Army and its ability to encounter the terrorist groups in the interest of Israel, Daesh, and Al-Nusra terrorists which the USA use as to accomplish its sinister objectives in Syria.

The Ministry added in its statement that the pretext of chemicals in Khan Sheikhoun was propagated for by the terrorist organizations and their operators in Washington, Tel Aviv, Riyadh, Doha, Ankara, London, and Paris and with their affiliated mass media means.

What took place in Khan Sheikhoun was but a deliberate predetermined act as a pretext for the US strikes against the Syrian Arab Army and its fight against terrorism, asserted the statement.

The Syrian Arab Republic categorically denies its possession of chemical weapons given its full cooperation with and implementation of its signed agreement with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).

The Ministry vehemently condemned the US flagrant aggression in violation of and contradiction with the UN Charter and International Law principles and called on the UNSC to carry its duties and convene a session to deliberate the grave consequences for such dangerous US aggression risks.

The Ministry sources asserted that the US, which leads a so-called anti-terrorism alliance- has massacred hundreds of Syrian civilians, destroyed many infrastructure facilities including hospitals, bridges and schools, and with the acknowledgement the US Army itself and other international sides.

 

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Al-Moallem Reiterates ‘Syrian Army Hasn’t Used and Won’t Use Chemical Weapons Even against Terrorists’

DAMASCUS, (ST)-The Syrian Arab Army has not used and won’t use in the future any kind of chemical weapons in any Syrian area even against the terrorist groups who are killing the Syrian people, Deputy Premier, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Walid al-Moallem has reiterated, clarifying that Syria joined the Chemical Weapon Convention (CWC) in 2013 and since then it has presented successive documents to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) regarding this issue, and by mid 2016, the OPCW verified that all the Syrian documents were correct.

Two persons injured in terrorist attack with 30 rocket shells

 

Idleb - Two persons, including a child, were injured in dozens of rocket shells fired by Jabhat al-Nusra on the besieged al-Fouaa town in Idleb countryside, SANA reported.

Civil sources said that the terrorist organizations positioned in the villages of To’oum and al-Sawaghiyieh on Thursday morning fired more than 30 rocket shells on al-Fouaa town, injuring a man and a child and causing material damage to the citizens’ houses and properties.

On Wednesday, a man and a woman were injured and a material damage was caused in a terrorist attack with rocket shells on al-Fouaa town.