Army general command: Army hoists Syrian flag over al-Hossen citadel

Army general command: the Army hoists Syrian flag over al-Hossen citadel

Mar 20, 2014

Damascus, SANA, General Command of the Army and armed forces said Thursday that units of the Syrian Arab army, in cooperation with the national defense hoisted flag of the Syrian Arab republic on al-Hossen citadel ( Krak des Chivalries ) and restored security and stability to al-Hossen town and its surroundings where terrorist gangs have taken as a gathering for collecting weapons and terrorists who were infiltrating through Lebanese borders.


“This great victory comes as completion to the victories achieved by the Syrian Arab army in Talkalakh region in Homs western countryside to tighten closing of bordering regions with Lebanon and boost safety of international highway which connects the central and coastal areas as well as tightening the grip around the remaining terrorist cells in Homs,” A statement by the Army’s General command said.

It added the Army’s General command affirms that eliminating terrorist organizations in al-Hossen region comes as a direct outcome of the successive victories of the Syrian Army which led to a speedy collapse in the terrorist gangs’ morals and their leaders.

The Army Command reiterated pledge for more victories until security and stability would be restored to Homeland.

Mazen Eyon

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