Law Enforcement Members Injured by Gunmen’s Fire in Hama, Explosive Devices Dismantled in Douma and Abu Kamal
Oct 29, 2011
PROVINCES, (SANA)- A number of law enforcement forces members were injured on Friday by the gunfire of armed men in al-Qusour neighborhood in the central province of Hama.
An official source told SANA correspondent that the law enforcement members were injured in an attack by gunmen who opened fire on them while they were on duty.
An explosive device planted by armed terrorist groups was dismantled by a military engineering unit in Douma, Damascus Countryside.
SANA correspondent in Douma said that the device was found planted in a street near al-Shuhada Square.
An official source refuted the news broadcast by al-Jazeera TV about warplanes flying over the city and countryside of Homs province, central Syria, stressing the falseness of this news.
SANA correspondent quoted the source as saying that “citizens should compare between what they hear on al-Jazeera and other biased channels and what they see with their own eyes to realize the extent of lying and fabrication they rely on in their coverage of Syria’s news.”
The source said the aim of such untrue news is to provoke and incite the citizens and its comes in the framework of the conspiracy against Syria whose plotters, inside and outside, seek to incite the world public opinion and the international community against Syria.
In another context, a source at Aleppo Police Command also refuted news by al-Jazeera channel that protests took place in al-Hamadaniyeh neighborhood in the city, confirming this news is completely baseless and the city is living a normal Friday.
The source added that this news aims at spreading chaos after failing to drag the people of Aleppo into acts of sabotage and violence.
Director of the Telecommunication Establishment, Aleppo Branch, Eng. Kifah Lababidi, confirmed that communications are available all across the province, dismissing false news of al-Arabiya TV that they have been cut in the area of Marei, to the northeast of Aleppo.
Lababidi said this news is “completely untrue”, adding that any citizen can by himself make sure that the communications are available in all the areas and realize how far such tendentious channels have gone in lying in order to create chaos and harm the reputation of state institutions in the context of their instigative campaign against Syria.
Scores of Wanted Terrorists Arrested in Homs
Competent authorities in Homs arrested over the past couple of days scores of wanted terrorists, among them a dangerous terrorist in Taldaw.
An official source told SANA correspondent in Homs ”The arrested terrorist who was caught in a qualitative operation was responsible for several crimes such as the assassination of Nazem Ibrahim, an educator, blowing up the railway in Kazhal and attacking law-enforcement members and citizens in Taldaw.
”Quantities of weapons were also seized while tracking down the armed groups in al-Nazihin neighborhood in Homs, including automatic rifles, night binoculars and Israeli-made bombs,” the source added.
Engineering Units Dismantle Explosive Devices in Deir Ezzor Governorate
Engineering units in Deir Ezzor dismantled an explosive device weighing 3 kilograms.
The device was buried under the soil in front Omar Ibn al-Khattab Mosque in Abu Kamal downtown prepared to be detonated as people leave the mosque to cause the greatest number of deaths.
A second explosive device, weighing 25 kilograms, was also dismantled by the authorities in downtown Deir Ezzor city near the Electric Company.
The device was housed in an old fire extinguisher containing processed fertilizer, metal fragments, a detonator, electric wires, a battery and a remote detonator.