Alwaght- Syrian forces and allied forces have inflicted heavy losses on al-Nusra Front Terrorist group, rebranded as Tahrir al-Sham, in ongoing operation around the Damascus Countryside
According to the Syrian news agency, Sana, government forces broke the siege imposed on the movement of vehicles in Harasta area in Damascus countryside.
During the Sunday operations, the Syrian army managed to break the siege imposed by al-Nusra Front and other affiliated-takfiri terrorist groups on the movement of vehicles in Harasta following fierce clashes in which scores of terrorists were killed or injured.
After breaking the siege, the army units started a new military operation to restore security amid artillery bombardment against terrorists’ hideouts and gatherings in the adjacent area.
Meanwhile, the terrorist groups acknowledged, on their social media websites, the killing of scores of their members during the past few days due to the army operations, some of them self-claimed leaders.
Abu Mohammad Bin laden, Khaled Ibrahim al-Khouli, Hassan al-Boushi, nicknamed Abu al-Fooz and Musallam Abu Ahmad in addition to Saudi Abu Dajaneh al-Jazrawi were identified among the killed terrorists.
Meanwhile, Syrian government forces, supported by allied fighters from popular defense groups, have carried out fresh operations against foreign-sponsored Takfiri terrorists in the country’s northwestern province of Idlib, inflicting substantial losses on them and liberating more areas.
The so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Monday that Syrian troops and their allies had retaken complete control of 14 villages, including Abul Eleij, Abu Tahiha, Ajaz, al-Farjah, Bashkun, al-Daoudia, Jeb Elqasab, Mardagana Burtuqala and Rubaa al-Hawa, in the Maarrat al-Nu'man district of the province following fierce clashes with members of the Takfiri Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) terrorist alliance.
Syrian forces are engaged in intensive operations to wipe out remnants of terrorists in many parts of the country after a successful offensive to retake all territories previously occupied by ISIS terrorist group in the country. Syria has been gripped by a foreign-backed insurgency since 2011 which has led to the killing of hundreds of thousands of civilians and displacing of millions.