TEHRAN, Young Journalists Club (YJC) -The Syrian army continued its advances in Northern Homs and fended off an attack by the terrorist groups on their positions in Northern Homs.
The government troops engaged in heavy clashes with the terrorists who were intending to penetrate into a military position in areas surrounding al-Houleh in Northern Homs and thwarted their attack.
Meantime, the Syrian government troops targeted the terrorists' military positions and movement with artillery and missile attacks, killing a number of terrorists and injuring many others.
In a relevant development on Thursday, the Syrian army troops, supported by the air force, repulsed heavy attacks of the ISIL terrorists on their positions in Eastern Homs.
The army units clashed with the ISIL militants who had attacked their positions from the Eastern and Southern fronts near the town of al-Sukhnah in Eastern Homs.
During the clashes, the Syrian army forces killed and wounded a number of terrorists, forcing others to flee the battleground.
Meantime, other army units clashed with the terrorists in the two regions of al-Hayl and Hamimeh in Northeastern al-Sukhnah, killing a number of them.
Also, the Syrian fighter jets launched repeated airstrikes on ISIL in Southeastern al-Sukhnah, West of the T2 Station and near the common borders with Deir Ezzur province, destroying several ISIL bases and military vehicles.