TEHRAN (FNA)- A large number of special foreign militants were killed in a foiled attempt to capture the Syrian Army’s military positions in Northern Hama, the Arabic-language media outlets reported Monday.
The Arabic-language website of Russian Sputnik news agency quoted a military source as saying that the Syrian Army killed at least 40 foreign terrorists, most of them elite Chinese, Chechen and Belgian militants and also wounded tens of others as well as destroying a large number of military and armored vehicles.
The Arabic-language Moraseloun news website, meantime, pointed to terrorists’ unprecedented rocket attacks on the surrounding areas of al-Masiyaf region in Northern Hama, and said the Ankara-backed terrorists have apparently been equipped with advanced missile systems by Turkey.
In a relevant development on Sunday, the Syrian Army troops warded off terrorists’ massive attacks on the strategic region of Sahl al-Ghab in Northwestern Hama as Tahrir al-Sham al-Hay’at (the Levant Liberation Board or the Al-Nusra Front) has sent hundreds more militants to the region.
The pro-militant Arabic-language Anab Baladi news website reported that about 500 Tahrir al-Sham terrorists and other terrorists of al-Fath al-Mobin Operations Room have been sen t to Sahl al-Ghab region in Northwestern Hama.
Meantime, the Syrian Army troops engaged in fierce clashes with the terrorists who had attacked the government forces’ military positions in the town of al-Qasabieh in Northern Hama and fended off their attacks after destroying their military and armored vehicles as well as killing a large number of terrorists.
Meantime, the Syrian Army troops also targeted terrorists’ positions in Northern part of Mahradeh City in Northern Hama and cleansed the region.
The Arabic-language al-Watan newspaper also reported that the Syrian Air Force heavily pounded the military positions of Jeish al-Izzeh and Turkistani Party terrorists in Western Hama, inflicting heavy losses on them.
Meantime, four civilians were killed and injured in terrorists’ rocket attacks on New Aleppo district in the city of Aleppo.