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New areas in Aleppo and Hama under the army’s control, more terrorists killed in other areas

Provinces - The army is making advances in the countryside of both provinces of Aleppo and Hama, while its units, backed by the Air Force, continue targeting terrorists’ positions in other provinces, destroying more sites and equipment and killing many terrorists, SANA reported.

Aleppo

Army units established control over al-Sreib village and the surrounding farms in the eastern countryside of Aleppo province.

Fierce clashes with ISIS terrorists preceded this new advance, said the sources, noting that the clashes resulted in the death of most of the terrorists, while the rest fled to neighboring villages.

More Aid Convoys to Madaya in Damascus Countryside, Kafraya and al-Fou’a in Idleb

PROVINCES, (ST)-A second aid convoy today morning headed towards Idleb Countryside’s towns of Kafraya and al-Fou’a, which have been besieged by the Saudi and Turkish-linked terrorist takfiri organizations for more than two years. Simultaneously, another aid convoy headed to the town of Madaya in Damascus countryside.

SANA correspondent in Hama and Damascus Countryside said the convoys left for the three targeted towns in implementation of a plan agreed on by the Syrian government, the United Nations, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).

Syrian Army establishes control over four villages near Salma in Lattakia and another in Aleppo

Provinces – The army is advancing in Lattakia northeastern countryside, establishing control over new areas, while its units in other areas continue operations, leaving more terrorists dead and destroying their equipment, SANA reported.

Lattakia

Al-Marouniyat, Bait Miro, Sheikh Khalil and Marj al-Khokha villages under army control

An army unit, in cooperation with the popular defense groups, established on Wednesday control over al-Marouniyat village, 1 km north of Salma town in the northeastern countryside of Lattakia province.

A civilian martyred, others injured in terrorist shelling of Nubbul, Aleppo

 

Aleppo – A civilian was martyred and others were injured in a terrorist mortar attack on the besieged Nubbul town in the northern countryside of Aleppo province on Tuesday night, SANA reported.

Several mortar shells fired by terrorists smashed into residents’ houses in the town, claiming the life of one person and injuring others.

The shelling caused material damage to the houses.

Al-Moallem: Syrian Government Insists on Knowing Names of Opposition Negotiators before Going to Geneva Talks

 

NEW DELHI, (ST)-The Syrian government insists on knowing the names of members of the opposition delegation it will have dialogue with in Geneva before going there to take part in the scheduled negotiations late this month, Deputy premier, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Walid al-Moallem underscored yesterday.

In a statement to SANA correspondent in India, al-Moallem said “we have stressed our readiness to attend Geneva meetings for Syrian-Syrian dialogue and the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura seemed satisfied with the results of his visit to Damascus.”

“We need to know the names of the opposition negotiators, because our delegation won’t go to Geneva to have dialogue with ghosts,” al-Moallem added.

The foreign minister pointed out that during his meetings in India he heard support statements from the Indian side for the Syrian stance, government and President Bashar al-Assad. He affirmed that India can play an effective role in combating terrorism and in the process of attaining political solution to the crisis in Syria.

Army’s General Command: Establishing control on Salma town important success to eliminate terrorist cells

Damascus -The General command of the army and armed forces affirmed on Tuesday that establishing control on Salma town constitutes “an important springboard” to eliminate terrorist cells and cut off the supplying routes of terrorists in Lattakia countryside, SANA reported.

“Units of the army, in cooperation with popular defense groups, established full control on Salma town and the surrounding hills and strategic points after establishing control over Karm al-Qalaa, Shish al-Qadi, Daher al-Azraa, Jabal Qaraqfi and Tartiyah village amid a big retreat and collapse in the morale of terrorists who fled towards the Turkish territories,” the army’s general command said in a statement.

Syrian Army establishes control over the suburb of Salama town and other villages

Provinces - The army, in cooperation with the public defense groups, continues its operations  across the country, assuming control of more areas, killing a number of terrorists and destroying their vehicles, SANA reported.

Lattakia

Army units, in cooperation with the popular defense groups, established full control over the suburb of Salama town and Tirtyah village in the northeastern countryside of Lattakia.