Terrorist commander killed in Homs

Terrorist commander killed in Homs
Thu Aug 8, 2013 23:00:06

A senior commander of a terrorist group has been shot dead by Syrian troops in Syria’s western province of Homs.

According to al-Alam, Khaled Helal, the head of the al-Qaeda-linked Lawa ul Fath brigade was killed in clashes between Syrian government forces and armed terrorist groups in Houla District on Thursday.

Syrian army units have also driven out foreign-backed militant groups from al-Balat City in northern Latakia port city.

On Wednesday, the army killed a commander of al-Qaeda linked al-Nusra Front in the eastern city of Dayr al-Zawr.

Abu Dajameh, who holds Emirati nationality, was killed in Deir Ezzor when his car was targeted by government forces near al-Saied hospital.

At least 20 other militants accompanying Abu Dajameh were also killed in the clashes.


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