Army breaks siege imposed by terrorists on Nubbul and al-Zahra

Provinces – Continued army operations in Aleppo resulted in cutting off a supply route for terrorists in the northern countryside, while army units in other areas targeted more positions, destroying their equipment and killing many of them, SANA reported.


Army breaks siege imposed by terrorists on Nubbul and al-Zahra

 Sources on the ground said that Army and Armed Forces units operating in Aleppo’s northern countryside, in cooperation with groups of popular committees, broke the siege imposed on Nubbul and al-Zahra towns by terrorist organizations.

Earlier, army units, in cooperation with popular defense groups, restored security and stability to al-Uwainat village in the eastern countryside of the province inflicting heavy losses on the ISIS terrorists who were positioned in it.

The source said that engineering units dismantled explosive devices and landmines left behind by them terrorists, most of whom were either killed while the rest fled to nearby areas.

Earlier still in the day, a source on the ground said that army units, in cooperation with the backup forces, destroyed vehicles equipped with heavy machine guns belonging to Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the surroundings of Maarasta al-Khan village and near Byanoun poultry facility in the northern countryside of Aleppo.

Other army units, in cooperation with the popular committees in Nubbul and al-Zahraa towns, completely cut off the terrorists’ supply route between the towns of Mayer town and Maarasta al-Khan.

Meanwhile, the terrorist organizations acknowledged on their social media pages the death of a terrorist group’s leader named Omar Qteish and his assistant Abu Hamza al-Halabi, in addition to a leader within “Jaish al-Cham” terror group who is nicknamed Abu Saleh al-Deiri, in addition to acknowledging the death of a military leaders in “Nour Eddin al-Zenki movement” group named Qutaiba Ibrahim Hijazi and Omar Mohammad Jaalouk, and a leader in Jabhat al-Nusra Ibrahim Salloum, along with terrorists Ahmad Atro, Mohammad Hamdo al-Hayyek, and Mohammad Haitham Qanti.


At least 9 terrorists from the so-called “Ajnad al-Sham Islamic Union” were killed in intensive army operations against their dens in Kafr Zita town, 35 km to the north of Hama city.

A source on the ground confirmed that a terrorist leader nicknamed “Abu Omar al-Nasif” was identified among the dead.

Meanwhile, army units destroyed a position for terrorists, killing 6 of them, in al-Latamneh town, while another position and a monitoring point for the terrorists were destroyed in Maarakba village, where two terrorists were killed and 7 others were injured.

Army operations against positions and gatherings of Jaish al-Fateh terrorists in al-Mansoura village in al-Ghab Plain left 6 terrorists dead and their weapons and ammunition destroyed.


Syrian Arab Army units destroyed a bulldozer, hideouts, and concentrations of terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra and other terror groups at the western side of al-Ghariyat village bridge and at the outskirts of Oum Walad village in the eastern countryside of Daraa province.

A military source said that other army units carried out special operations targeting terrorists’ concentrations and movements in Sheikh Hussein hill and Khalif hills in the eastern countryside, killing and injuring members of two terrorist groups in the process.

Based on accurate information, an army unit eliminated a concentration of terrorists in al-Yadouda town 5 km northwest of Daraa city.