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Syrian Officers Martyred in AlgeriaEscorted to their Final Resting Place.

DAMASCUS, (SANA)_ Martyrs Lt.

Col.

Anwar Suleiman Saad and Lt.

Col.

Ahmad Shawkat Ahmad, who were martyred in a terrorist attack in Algeria last Saturday, were escorted Tuesday from Tishreen Military Hospital in Damascus to their final resting places in Lattakia and Hama Governorates in dignified military ceremonies.

Eulogies delivered in the burial ceremonies highly lauded the good manners and high morals of the two martyrs, who were martyred in a terrorist attack which targeted the Military Academy in the Algerian city Cherchell.

The two Martyrs were attending a military training course at the Academy, which was subject to a terrorist attack, which claimed the lives of a number of military members and injured others.

In Lattakia governorate, Lt.

Col.

Saad was laid to rest in the village of Beit Aana in the Jibleh area in a solemn procession.

The martyr's mother voiced pride in her son's martyrdom, will his brother decried the terrorist attack that claimed Anwar's life.

In Hama governorate, Lt.

Col.

Ahmad was laid to rest in al-Laqba village in Masyaf area.

Ahmad's mother said that his son's sacrifice is the highest glory a person can attain, stressing that such sacrifice, whether it Syria or Algeria, is a sacrifice for the sake of the entire Arab nation.

In turn, Ahmad's siblings denounced the targeting of military personnel locally and abroad, saying that their murder is one of the most heinous crimes.

Al-Ibrahim / H.

Sabbagh

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