Syria [Vladimir Chichilimov © Rossa Primavera News Agency
The Armed Forces of Syria continues to fight off terrorists’ attacks in the suburbs of Damascus. During the past 5 days alone, government troops eliminated over 450 terrorists, RIA Novosti News Agency informed with reference to al-Ikhbaria Syrian Government TV channel on March 24th.
During Friday morning, March 24th, several groups of Jabhat al-Nusra (Organization banned in Russia) militants supported by other armed groups once again attempted to break through the defense in the area of a textile plant in Djobar.
Another group of militants attempted to take control over the territory near the eastern gate of Damascus, near Abbasid Square. In both cases, the units of the Syrian Armed Forces successfully drove back the terrorists.
Fierce combat with terrorists continues in the east of Damascus throughout the past week. The government troops are repelling the attacks of the terrorists, which ignore the ceasefire agreement adopted in Syria.
Source: Rossa Primavera News Agency