7 persons including kids hurt in terror attack northeast of Damascus

DAMASCUS SUBURB,(ST)_At least 7 persons were hurt in a terrorist mortar fire on al-Wafideen camp north-east of Damascus, a police command source said Thursday.

The source clarified that 5 children aged 9-13 years were among the wounded persons, who were admitted to the national hospital in al-Qtayfeh area in Damascus countryside.

Two mortar shells hit the said camp.

Defense Minister visits army units in Daraa

DARAA,(ST)_Upon the directives of President Bashar al-Assad and on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, Defense Minister visited today army units in Daraa city and in its countryside.

Lieutenant General Fahd Jassim al-Freij conveyed President al-Assad's greetings and his pride in the achievements of the army units in confronting terrorist organizations.

Syrian army kills 120 terrorists in Aleppo, retakes hills overlooking eastern Ghouta of Damascus

PROVINCES,(ST)_Military sources have confirmed the death of more than 120 terrorists in Aleppo province and the destruction of  a weapons-laden car  for Israel-linked terrorist organizations in Quneitra.

A military source was quoted on the official news agency (SANA) as saying  that army units killed over 120 terrorists, most of them were from ISIS and al-Nusra Front, and shot down a drone during military operations against terrorist organizations in and outside Aleppo.

Support, financing for the terrorists in Syria should be halted

 DAMASCUS, (ST)_ Support, financing of the terrorists in Syria should be halted as to solve the ongoing crisis, underscored Dr. Bouthaina, the Presidential Political and Media Advisor.

In an interview with the Syrian Satellite TV, Dr. Shabaan underlined the dire need for the implementation of the UN anti-terrorism resolutions.

Political solution for the crisis in Syria necessitates first and foremost the elimination of terrorism," outlined Dr. Shabaan.

Dr. Shabaan pointed out that the situation in Syria is getting better, asserting the importance for an all-out fight against terrorism.

The Presidential Political and Media Advisor cited the face-saving moves and statements by some Western States leaders.

Dr. Shabaan added that the US-led alliance as to fight terrorism hasn't been active in fighting terrorism, particularly ISIS, as has been clear where the world is convinced of this now.

President Vladimir Putin's of Russia to form a wide front for fighting terrorism represents the first military track as to help the Syrian in fighting terrorism.

Such anti-terrorism front is to be created through a political resolution in the United Nations as to execute the UN Security Council resolutions and compel the countries supporting, dispatching and financing  terrorists to stop doing so, Dr. Shabaan added.

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Ja'afari says Syrian army's achievements behind international shifts towards Syria

NEW YORK, (ST)_Syria's Permanent Representative to the United Nations has underscored that the Syrian Arab army's achievements and the Syrian government's wisdom in dealing with the crisis are behind the signs of international shifts towards Syria.

Bashar al-Ja'afari, who was speaking today in an interview with the Beirut-based al-Mayadeen TV channel, said that Syrian government and people will never accept any type of solution from abroad.

Syrian army kills over 187 terrorists in Der Ezzour, Aleppo, Homs

ALEPPO,(ST)_More than 187 terrorists have been killed during military operations carried out by Syrian army units in Aleppo, Der Ezzour and Homs, according to military sources.

The sources said today that army units, backed by Syrian warplanes, killed over 50 terrorists affiliated to the al-Nusra Front and ISIS in quarters of Karm al-Jabal, Suleiman al-Halabi, al-Rashedin, al-Ramoseh, al-Khaledeyeh, al-Layramon, Bani Zied, al-Sakhour and Bistan al-Bash in Aleppo city and in several towns in the western, eastern and southeastern countryside s of the same province.

Terrorist blast kills woman in Homs city

HOMS, (ST)_Terrorists exploded today an explosive device attached to a mini bus in Homs city, killing a woman and wounding 8 persons, according to a police command source.

The source clarified that the blast occurred in al-Hadara Street in the city of Homs.

Yesterday, terrorists exploded a car bomb in the 'al-Settin' Street in al-Zahraa quarter, killing at least one person and wounding 12 others.