25-06-2022 10:32 AM Jerusalem Timing

Syria Still on Alert Even If Strike Threat Has Receded

Syria Still on Alert Even If Strike Threat Has Receded

Syria’s army is still on alert, a security official said Monday, even if the threat of an imminent US-led strike has receded after US President Barack Obama decided to ask Congress for approval.

Syrian ArmySyria's army is still on alert, a security official said Monday, even if the threat of an imminent US-led strike has receded after US President Barack Obama decided to ask Congress for approval.

"American aggression against Syria, if it happens, is a form of support to terrorism. The army is on alert and will remain so until terrorism is completely eradicated," the official stated.

The Syrian army has continued its military operations against the terrorist groups across Syria, according to the Syrian News Agency (SANA).

"The Syrian troops has killed a large number of fighters, including Libyans, Saudis as well as Jordanians  and destroyed their weapons in Damascus countryside and in the city of al-Zabadani," SANA mentioned.