The sources reported that a group of Al-Nusra terrorists that were planning to penetrate into a government building in the town of Harasta in Eastern Ghouta were hit hard in the army soldiers’ ambush operation.
The sources said that the entire 40 members of the group were killed in the ambush.
They added that heavy fighting is underway between the army men and terrorists in Harasta region.
Relevant reports said on Tuesday that the army units engaged in heavy fighting with terrorists in the town of Arbin after the latter group attacked the pro-government forces’ positions in the Military-Technical Institute near the Vehicles Management Center near the town of Harasra in Eastern Ghouta.
Also, the army’s artillery and missile units and aircraft pounded terrorists’ movements and positions in Harasta and the Vehicles Management Center.
In the meantime, a field source said that Ahrar al-Sham, Faylaq al-Rahman, Jeish al-Islam and Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay’at or the Levant Liberation Board) had participated in the attack on army positions in the Vehicles Management Center but failed and suffered major losses.
They added that the army has killed over 30 terrorists in the last three days of clashes in Harasta.