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A civilian killed, 12 wounded in terrorist mortar attacks at Damascus
7 September، 2015
Damascus, SANA

A civilian was killed and 12 wounded Monday by terrorist mortar attacks at residential neighborhoods in Damascus.

A source at Damascus police command told SANA that terrorists targeted Bab Touma and al-Ammara neighborhoods by mortar shells Monday which resulted in killing a citizen and injuring 12 who were hospitalized to Red Crescent and the French hospitals.

The terrorist attacks also caused material damages to private properties, the source added.

Last week Takfiri terrorists targeted Bab Touma and Abbassyeen neighborhoods killing 4 and wounding 14 persons.

R. Milhem/ Barry

Military commander of “Ajnad al-Sham Islamic Union” terrorist group confirmed dead
7 September، 2015
Damascus Countryside, SANA

Terrorist organizations acknowledged the death of what they said was the military commander of “Ajnad al-Sham Islamic Union” in Daraya city in the countryside of Damascus.

Picture of the dead terrorist, who was nicknamed “Abu Amer al-Kafersousani”, were circulated on the terrorist organizations’ social media pages.

Al-Kafersousani was said to have succeeded the terrorist Kasem Halaweh, the former military commander of Ajnad al-Sham Islamic Union who was killed last Monday in Harasta in Eastern Ghouta.

At least 12 terrorists from the same terrorist group were confirmed dead in Daraya, according to the social media pages.

H. Zain/ H. Said

The army kills over 50 terrorists in Idleb and Homs
7 September، 2015
Provinces, SANA

Tens of terrorists, more than 40 of them, were killed on Monday as the army units carried out intensive operations against their positions and hideouts, backed up by the army’s air force.

Idleb‬

The army’s air force carried out airstrikes against hideouts and vehicles of the so-called Jaish al-Fateh terrorists in a number of villages in Ariha area in the southern countryside of the northern Idleb province.

A military source told SANA that the airstrikes took place in the villages of al-Mozarah, Arnabeh, Bailoun and Marata, stressing that the terrorists there suffered heavy losses.

Meanwhile, field sources told SANA that 40 terrorists from Jaish al-Fateh were killed during army operations that targeted their hideouts near al-Shami Hospital in central Ariha.

‪‎Lattakia‬

In the neighboring Lattakia province, 11 terrorists, including 3 Turks, were killed and 5 armored vehicles were

destroyed during army operations in Wadi Basour village in the northern countryside.

Homs‬

Army units clashed with terrorists of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in the surroundings of al-Bayarat area, 10 km to the west of Palmyra city in the central Homs province.

11 terrorists were killed in the clashes, in addition to seizing amounts of weapons and ammunition.

Daraa‬

In the southern region, an army unit killed a number of terrorists and destroyed their weapons and ammunition during army operations in the northern hill of Zamrin village, 60 km north of Daraa city.

Another army unit carried out an “accurate” operation in which it targeted terrorists’ positions to the south of Zenobia School in the neighborhood of Daraa al-Balad in Daraa city, killing and injuring a number of them.

Damascus‬ Countryside

An army unit targeted hideouts of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Beit Jin town in the countryside of Damascus, leaving a number of terrorists dead or injured.