Syrian army targets al-Nusra Front terrorists in the southern countryside of Ma`rat al-Numan in Idleb

Syrian army units carried out artillery and rocket strikes on the fortifications of  Al-Nusra Front terrorists in a number of villages and towns in the southern countryside of Ma`rat al-Numan in Idlib.

The army units monitored the movements of  Al-Nusra Front terrorists and their allied groups in the vicinity of the towns of Kafr Nubel, Maar Zeita and the village of Al-Fateira to the southwest of Maarat al-Numan and targeted them with artillery fire and missiles, SANA correspondent said, adding that this led to cutting off the terrorists’  supply routes and destroying their fortifications and hideouts.

Moreover, the army  units liberated the towns of Dames and Hantotin to the west of Maaret al-Numan city and continued to pursue terrorists in the nearby towns. 

During their operations against terrorist groups in the remaining areas of their deployment in the countryside of Idlib, the army units on Saturday killed a number of terrorists and destroyed one of the headquarters of their leaders.