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Defense Ministry: Seven terrorists eliminated in the province of Skikda

Detachments of the People’s National Army managed today, Saturday, to eliminate seven terrorists following a search and combing operation in the Oued Edouar forest in the province Skikda in the fifth military region, according to a statement by the Ministry of National Defense.

The same source indicated that “as part of the fight against terrorism and in continuation of the efforts of the National People’s Army forces to eradicate the scourge of terrorism from our country, and thanks to the good use of information, detachments of the National People’s Army, on the morning of Saturday, February 19, 2022, eliminated (07) terrorists after a search and combing operation in the Oued Edouar forest in the municipality of Beni Zayed in the city of Collo (province of Skikda), in the fifth military region.

The statement added that this operation, which “is still ongoing,” made it possible to “recover (06) Kalashnikov-type submachine guns, a (01) rifle scopes, and significant quantities of ammunition and communication devices, in addition to clothing, medicines and other items.”

This “qualitative” operation – the same statement underlines – comes to “reinforce the dynamics of positive results achieved by the various units of the National People’s Army, and to confirm once again the extent of constant vigilance and readiness, to defeat all attempts to undermine the security and stability of the country, as well as the determination of our armed forces to track down the criminals and eliminate them wherever they are, across the entire national territory.”.

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