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Syrian Arab army ambushes terrorists on Braq-Sweida road, kills 5 Chechens plus 25 Uzbekistanis in Idlib

PROVINCES,(ST)_Syrian army has ambushed terrorists on Braq-Sweida road a day after warding off al-Nusra Front attack on Namer town in Daraa countryside, according to media sources.

The Beirut-based al-Mayadeen TV channel said today that several gunmen were killed and injured in an ambush set up by Syrian army on Braq-Sweida road in Daraa countryside.

4 hurt as mortars hit Bab Touma and Mazzeh 86 quarters in Damascus

DAMASCUS,(ST)_At least four civilians were hurt as mortar rounds fell in Bab Touma and Mazzeh 86 quarters in Damascus on Friday, according to a police command source.

The source was quoted on the official news agency (SANA) as saying that five mortar rounds, fired by terrorists, landed on the 'al-Nour' School and al-Jora alley and near Hammam al-Bakri [public baths] in BabTouma quarter.

Defense Minister: Our Armed Forces more Capable , Determined to Fight Terrorists

Damascus, (ST)_Army Deputy Commander in Chief and Defense Minister Gen. Fahd Jassem al-Freij stressed that the armed forces  today are, "more capable and determined to fight terrorists and eliminate them no matter how numerous the  forms of support provided to them by parties of aggression led by the Zionist enemy."

Syrian Arab army regains control of strategic hill east airbase in Sweida, wards off terrorists' attack on town outside Hama

PROVINCES,(ST)_Syrian army has warded off terrorists' attack on Qormos town in the western countryside of Hama and has regained control of Ein al-Bistan town outside Damascus and the Strategic Dalfa'a hill in the northern countryside of Sweida , media sources reported Thursday.

According to the official news agency (SANA), army units warded off an attack launched by terrorists from Dahab and Kafrlaha towns in the eastern countryside off Homs on Qormos town in the western countryside of Hama.

ISIS attacks two towns in Hassaka countryside, sabotages churches

Terrorists affiliated to the ISIS [its Arabic acronym is Daesh] have attacked people of Tal M'ghas and Em Raqbeh towns in the western countryside of Hassaka, the Syrian TV channel reported Thursday.

The TV channel quoted local sources as saying that the terrorists used heavy machineguns in the yesterday's attack during which many persons were killed.

Syrian Arab army intensifies strikes on terrorist organizations sites in Quneitra, as bomb detonators and Hashish seized in Homs

PROVINCES,(ST)_Syrian army has intensified military operations against terrorist organizations in Quneitra countryside, as competent authorities have confiscated 65 boxes of bomb detonators and 1kg of Hashish, according to media sources. 

The sources reported today that army units carried out a qualitative operation against terrorist groupings in Em Batneh town, which lies west Quneitra city, a day after killing and injuring many terrorists in al-Samdaneyeh al-Gharbeyeh town, about 2km far away from al-Baath city.

Homs blast kills at least 5, wounds 35

A car bomb blast rocked Ekrema quarter in Homs city, killing at least five civilians and wounding 35 others Wednesday, according to the Alikhbaria TV channel.

The TV channel quoted Homs Governor Talal Barazi as citing that the car exploded at al-Hadara Street and the wounded were admitted to hospitals.