Syria Forces Kill 40 Saudi, Qatari, Jordanian Terrorists


Syrian troops have killed 40 armed insurgents from Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Jordan in the Damascus suburb of al-Qonaitara, a Syrian military source revealed.

The revelation came in an interview published Monday by the Lebanon-based El-Nashra newspaper, which further cited the source as saying that the intruding terrorists were killed when positions of armed opposition groups were ambushed by Syrian army units, Al-Alam reported.

The Syrian source reiterated that all those killed in the operation were Qatari, Saudi and Jordanian nationals.

Syrian government troops have been inflicting heavy strikes on foreign-backed terrorist groups in different areas across the Arab country.