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Hama: Tahrir Al-Sham Heavily Defeated by Syrian Army in Failed Attempt to Take Back Lost Regions

TEHRAN The Syrian Army backed by the country's air force thwarted fresh attacks by Tahrir al-Sham al-Hay'at (the Levant Liberation Board or the Al-Nusra Front) aimed at regaining control of the regions the terrorist groups have already lost, inflicting heavy losses on the militants.

The Syrian Army troops engaged in fierce clashes with Tahrir al-Sham and other terrorist groups who had attacked the Syrian Army's military positions in al-Hawiz axes in Sahl al-Ghab region in Northwestern Hama and al-Qasabiyeh in Southern Idlib, inflicting heavy casualties and losses on them and forcing others to retreat.

The Damascus Army's artillery and missile units also heavily pounded the military positions and movements of the terrorists in al-Sukhar and Kafar Zita in al-Jobin, Tal Malh and al-Hawija in Northwestern Hama, destroying several of their centers and positions.

Meantime, the terrorist groups in Northern Hama also launched heavy rocket attacks on residential areas in the towns of al-Aziziyeh, al-Rasif and al-Hamamiat.

The Arabic-language al-Watan newspaper also reported that Syrian Air Force pounded the centers and military positions of Tahrir al-Sham and other terrorists near Khan Sheikhoun, Harash Basanqul, al-Hobait, Kafar Batih, outskirts of Ma'areh al-Numan, Khan al-Sabal, Ma'araya and Abedin in Southern Idlib, and destroyed several hideouts and military vehicles of the terrorists.

In a relevant development on Monday, the Syrian Army's ground and air forces pounded and destroyed the terrorists' military positions and centers in Northern Hama and Southern Idlib in response to militants' attacks on safe zones in Northern Syria.

The terrorists of Tahrir al-Sham al-Hay'at and Turkistani Party stationed in Southern Idlib launched rocket attacks on residential areas and military points of the Syrian Army in the towns of Jourin and al-Reyhanieh in Sahl al-Ghab region in Northwestern Hama.

Meantime, the Syrian Army's artillery and missile units heavily pounded the terrorists' military positions and movements in the towns of al-Latamineh, Kafar Zita, Tal al-Sukhr, al-Jisat, Latmin, al-Arbaeen, Hasaraya, Abu Raideh, Talmaleh, al-Jobin, Qastoun, Zizoun and al-Sohn in Northern Hama and Southern Idlib, destroying several of their military positions and hideouts together with their military equipment as well as killing and wounding a large number of them.

The Arabic-language al-Watan newspaper, meantime, reported that the Syrian Air Force conducted several air raids on terrorists' military positions in al-Tamana'eh, Kafar Sajneh, Jorjnaz, Talmaneh, Ma'ar Shourin and outskirts of Khan Sheikhoun in Southern Idlib, destroying their military positions and equipment.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) also reported that a massive military convoy of the Turkish Army comprising 30 military vehicles, tanks, military equipment and logistics supplies has arrived in Northern Idlib via Kafar Lousin crossing in Northern Idlib.

Source: Fars News Agency