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Dec 12, 2013
Damascus - A number of terrorists were killed, others injured and their criminal vehicles and tools were destroyed in the continued large-scale military operations targeting their gatherings and hideouts in all Syrian cities.
Mortar attack in Damascus causes material damage
Two mortar shells fired by terrorists hit citizens' houses near Al-Jahez Park in Abu Remmaneh neighborhood in Damascus.
A source at the Police Command said the terrorist attack caused material damage to a number of houses and cars parked nearby, causing no casualties.
Army units kill terrorists in Deir Ezzor
Army units repelled an armed terrorist group, the majority of whose members are from non-Syrian nationalities who tried to attack two military checkpoints in Ayyash area in Deir Ezzor western countryside and on Deir Ezzor-Palmyra road.
An official source told SANA that vehicles for terrorists, with the weapons and ammunition inside have been destroyed, indicating that all the killed terrorists were affiliated to ISIS, al-Fatihoun min Ard al-Sham, and Ahrar al-Sham Movement.
The source added that army units destroyed concentrations for terrorist affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra in al-Hwaika neighborhood in Deir Ezzor city, killing and wounding all the terrorists there.
Several terrorist groups' leaders killed in Lattakia
An army unit carried out a special concentrated operation in which it killed all members of an armed terrorist group affiliated to the so-called The Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) in the town of Salma in the northern countryside of Lattakia, said a military source.
The source told SANA that the operation also resulted in destroying 16 cars belonging to the terrorists which were loaded with ammunition and weapons, including heavy machine guns.
Among the killed terrorists were a leader from the ISIS who is nicknamed "Abo Suhaib" from Libya and another leader from the so-called "Al-Muhajereen Battalions" who is nicknamed "Abo Mariam" from Chechnya, in addition to Abo al-Habib Bin Mabrouk and his son Osama from the so-called "Ahl al-Nusra" group.
Terrorists Omar al-Hajj Mohammad, Othman al-Sukhteh and Saeed Mohammad Oqleh were also identified among the dead.
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Photo: Minister of State Hillary Clinton and members of the Saudi government. The US is delivering for billions of dollars of weapons to Saudi Arabia which are used in the war against the Syrian government