Syrian Army eliminates Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Hama
Units of the Syrian Arab Army confronted on Thursday an attack by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization and affiliated takfiri organizations on military posts in the surroundings of Atshan and al-Khowein villages in Hama countryside.
A source in Hama said that the army units in cooperation with popular defense groups clashed with terrorists of so -called al-Hizb al-Tirkistani and Jabhat al-Nusra, which attacked the military posts in the surroundings of Atshan and al-Khawin al-Shimali villages.
The terrorist attacks were thwarted after destroying large amounts of ammunition and vehicles of the Takfiri members, killing many of them including leaders, the source added.
Ibrahim Kahloul Alian, leader of the so-called the “battalion 111”, Hasan Abu Khadijeh , the leader in Failaq al-Sham and the nicknamed Abu Seif, the leader of Qittaa Hama were identified among the killed terrorists.
The source said that Air force and Artillery of the army carried out intensive strikes against gatherings and fortified points for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in al-Latimineh town in northern countryside of Hama, inflicting heavy losses upon them in personnel and weaponry.
By : Suhad Alaawar