Syria Seizes 60,000 Electrical Detonators Used in IED

Posted on October 26, 2012



Local Editor
Smuggled Electric detonators discovered in Syria; Oct. 24, 2012Syrian security forces on Wednesday evening seized 60,000 electrical detonators hidden inside spare tires of a truck in Hassia area in Homs, state-run news agency reported.

An official source told SANA reporter that the truck was coming from al-Jarajir village in Damascus Countryside and heading towards Manbij city in Aleppo.

The source pointed out that the detonators are used in making explosive devices.

Smuggled Electric detonators discovered in Syria; Oct. 24, 2012On the other hand, a unit of the Armed Forces on Wednesday night repelled an armed terrorist group attempting to infiltrate from the Lebanese territories into Syria near Halat site in the countryside of Talkalakh in Homs.

SANA reporter cited a source in the province as saying that the army members inflicted heavy losses upon the group, killing and injuring several insurgents and forcing the rest to flee back into Lebanon.

Source: Agencies 25-10-2012 – 15:10 Last updated 25-10-2012 – 15:10 |
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