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Report: Israeli strikes destroy weapon depot close to Syrian capital
By Xinhua


Thursday, April 08, 2021, 20:38
By Xinhua

This this file photograph launched by the official Syrian Arab Information Company (SANA) on March 17, 2020 reveals what the company says is a Syrian air defenses repelling an Israeli missile within the environment of the capital Damascus. (STRINGER / SANA / Newpaper24)

DAMASCUS – The Israeli strikes after midnight have destroyed a weapon depot and killed three fighters within the neighborhood of Syrian capital Damascus, a battle monitor reported on Thursday.

The recent Israeli strikes focused a army depot believed for use by Iranian-backed militia close to Damascus, stated the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

Residents within the Syrian capital Damascus watched the air defenses’ firing whereas tracing the Israeli targets within the sky amid the sound of explosions

The UK-based watchdog group stated that the destroyed weapon depot is believed to have been utilized by the Lebanese Hezbollah group.

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It famous that the focused website is positioned within the Dimas space within the countryside of Damascus.

Nevertheless, the observatory stated it wasn’t clear but whether or not the slain fighters have been Lebanese or not, whereas the demise toll might possible rise as a result of variety of wounded fighters.

The state information company SANA stated that 4 troopers have been wounded by the Israeli assault, which left “harm.”

Citing a army supply, SANA stated the Israeli assault was launched by Israeli warplanes from over Lebanon on websites within the neighborhood of Damascus. It added that the Syrian air defenses responded to the assault, destroying many of the missiles.

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Residents within the capital watched the air defenses’ firing whereas tracing the Israeli targets within the sky amid the sound of explosions.

Israel has carried out a whole bunch of airstrikes in Syria over the pretext that it is destroying Iranian targets.