BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:40 P.M.) – Units of Syrian Arab Army killed scores of jihadist rebels in the Idlib and Hama governorates this weekend, the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported on Sunday.
Citing a field reporter, SANA said that the Syrian Army scored several direct hits on the jihadist positions in the southwestern woodlands of the Jisr Al-Shughour District.
Furthermore, the SANA report claimed that the Syrian Army strikes managed to kill several jihadists, while also destroying their arms.
Among the jihadist rebels killed was a Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham sniper that was identified as Iyad Kasar Ramoud.
The Syrian Arab Army has recently intensified their strikes on the Jisr Al-Shughour countryside, as they prepare to kickoff their long-awaited offensive.