The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) launched a large-scale attack across Daraa on Wednesday, targeting several areas controlled by militant groups in the area around Saida. Images show the SAA carrying out artillery strikes near Saida town in the eastern side of Daraa city. According to the Syrian news agency SANA, SAA units started the assault in South Daraa after militants refused to hold peace talks... Еще. The Syrian Army carried out numerous military operations against Jabhat al-Nusra militants in Saida town and al-Taybah, local media said. The army operations reportedly destroyed several militant hideouts, seizing heavy artillery. Local media also said that clashes are currently ongoing in Saida and al-Taybah, as SAA units launched several airstrikes over militant positions for the first time in this area of Daraa province. The fighting is part of an ongoing offensive in the area. At least 270,000 people have been displaced in the Daraa region since June 20 due to the intense fighting, according to the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR).