Dozens of terrorists were killed or injured, and their rocket launching pads were destroyed in Aleppo and Idlib provinces by precise artillery and rocket strikes by the Syrian Army.
The Friday attack by government forces comes in the response to repeated attacks by terrorist groups on civilians in the residential districts of the northwestern city of Aleppo and safe areas in the southwestern Idlib countryside.
Also Syrian Army in ‘Abu Jraif’ area of Idlib province on Friday engaged in heavy clashes with terrorist groups and thwarted terrorist attacks targeting military positions and safe areas, inflicting heavy losses upon the Takfiri groups, state news agency SANA reported.
In another attack, 18 terrorists were killed and 15 others were injured on Friday when the Syrian Air Force bombarded terrorist positions in the western countryside of Aleppo.
Terrorists are still attacking civilians in the besieged regions and prevent them from reaching humanitarian corridors in Idleb and Aleppo countryside set up by the Syrian Army. The terrorists would like to use the civilians as ‘human shields’.
In recent days’ terrorists have repeatedly fired rockets at ‘Abu Dafneh’ and ‘Tel Khatrah’ civilian neighborhoods and closed all routes to ‘Abu al-Douhour’, ‘al-Habit’ and ‘al-Hader’ via humanitarian corridors in Idlib countryside.
Reports from local sources indicate terrorist groups have planted mines in roads leading to the humanitarian corridors and put snipers on the roads to prevent people from reaching them.
On Friday, no civilians were able to reach humanitarian corridors as a result of frequent attacks by terrorists.
Continued terrorist shelling of Aleppo in the past three days has left at least 28 civilians killed and 56 civilians wounded.