BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:40 P.M.) – The Syrian military seized a large cache of weapons in the Daraa, Damascus, and Homs governorates this weekend.
According to reports from the capital, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) seized a wide variety of ammunition, medium and light weapons, missiles, including US-made TOW missiles, and telecommunication devices left behind by militants in Damascus, Daraa, and Homs.
Citing a field source, the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported that the weapons and ammunition were found hidden in underground storages.
The SANA field source confirmed that US-made TOW missiles, US-made rifles, machine guns (including Doshkas, PKC, PKT machine guns), and over 100,000 machine-gun rounds were seized by the Syrian military.
The source added some RPGs, mortar shells of 80mm 60mm and 120mm, telecommunication devices, thermal goggles, and four-wheel-drive vehicles were found among the weapons cache.