Israeli airstrike hits Syrian Army positions near Damascus
Paul Antonopoulos, al-Masdar, Sep 13 2016
Israeli airstrikes hit Syrian Army positions in al-Shahm Hill and al-Farimah hill cloe to Sa’sa town, located 30km away from Damascus. The Syrian Army responded by launching 2 SAMs from an airbase near Qasuoyn mountain. The missiles did not successful hit the Israeli fighter jets. Thus far there have been no reported casualties or any suggestions to what the Israeli jets had targeted. It is not known whether Hezbollah operates in the area. Hezbollah have been the target of many Israeli airstrikes in Syria, including commander Samir Kuntar and commander Mustafah Badr’al-Din.