The Syrian army increased security of its military points in Harasta by continued operations against the terrorists in the Eastern Ghouta of Damascus.
The army forces continued clashes with the terrorists near the Vehicles Management Center in Harasta on Thursday, regaining control over new regions near al-Hajaz garage.
Meantime, the Syrian fighter jets pounded the defense lines and roads used by the terrorists to transfer weapons and goods, inflicting damage on the militants.
Field sources said that the army soldiers have strengthened security in their controlled areas and army points near the Vehicles Management Center.
Meantime, the Syrian army units repelled Jeish al-Islam terrorist group’s offensive against their position in Hazarma, killing 5 militants.
Field sources reported earlier that the Syria army gave a last ultimatum to the terrorist groups in Eastern Ghouta to lay down arms and surrender to the government forces.
The field sources said that the army has distributed thousands of leaflets across terrorist-held regions in the towns of Harasta and Arbin and the regions of Jobar and Ein Terma in Eastern Ghouta, giving them a last ultimatum to lay down arms and surrender.
The sources said that the army ultimatum came after a sum of 22 terrorists from the Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay’at or the Levant Liberation Board), Ahrar al-Sham and Faylaq al-Rahman were killed in the pro-government forces’ operation against the militant groups in Harasta.
In the meantime, the army’s artillery and missile units have been heavily pounding terrorists’ positions in Harasta, Arbin, Ein Terma and Jobar.