Idleb/Homs, SANA- Upon the directives of President Bashar al-Assad, the commander-in- Chief of the Army and armed forces, and on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, Defense Minister Maj. Gen. Ali Abullah Ayoub on Sunday conducted a field visit to al-Habit town in Idleb southern countryside a few hours after being cleared from terrorism.
During the visit, Ayoub met the soldiers who defeated the terrorists from al-Habit town after inflicting heavy losses on their ranks, congratulated the soldiers on the occasion of Eid al-Adha and the victories which are being achieved on the terrorist organizations and their supporters.
Maj. Gen Ayoub was briefed by field commanders on the combat operations of the Army and Armed Forces in the area.
He also met the field commanders, and hailed the exerted efforts by the army soldiers in pursuit of the terrorists.
The commanders and the combatants affirmed their determination to restore security and stability to every inch of Syrian territory.
Ayoub also visited the wounded soldiers in Abdul Qader Shaqfa Hospital in Homs , congratulated them on the occasion of Eid al-Adha , and listened to the conditions of their injuries, appreciating their high morals and their determination to return, as soon as possible, to their positions to continue their national duty.
In the same context, commanders of the military regions
visited martyrs' cemeteries , laid flowers on their graves and monuments dedicated to martyrs on behalf of President Bashar al-Assad , and recited verses of Quran for the rest of their souls.