DAMASCUS- An armed terrorist group Tuesday at dawn attacked al-Qaboun third electricity converter station, causing big financial loss and breaking down three converters.
An official source at Ministry of Electricity said that an armed terrorist group attacked the station with mortar and RPG shells, leaving material damages estimated at SYP 300 million due to the harm caused to three converters and maintenance levers, in addition to the burning of the station.
The source pointed out that maintenance workshops restored the voltage and replaced the damaged parts to re-operate the station in two days.
The authorities are hunting the terrorist group in the neighboring area to the station, the sources pointed out.
Another official source in Aleppo told SANA that Authorities on Monday clashed with armed terrorist groups riding in ten vehicles and attacking residents and law enforcement members in Bethraton and Bayanon in Aleppo.
The clash also caused heavy losses among the terrorists and destroyed the ten cars with the terrorists inside.
The source added that the authorities also clashed with armed terrorist groups in Aazaz area in the Province, adding that they were blocking roads, stealing and attacking citizens. The authorities destroyed four cars supplied with machine guns and caused heavy losses among the terrorists.