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Thursday, February 17, 2022, 13:01
Israel fires missiles on military sites near Syrian capital
By Xinhua
Thursday, February 17, 2022, 13:01 By Xinhua

This picture taken on Jan 31, 2022 shows a view of the snow covered area by the border fence between the Golan Heights and Syria. (JALAA MAREY / AFP)

DAMASCUS - Israel fired multiple surface-to-surface missiles on Thursday night from the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on military sites in the vicinity of the town of Zakiyeh, south of Damascus, Syria's state news agency SANA reported, citing a military source.

The attack caused material losses, it added.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights war monitor said that several explosions were heard at military and security sites near Zakiyeh.

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The assault is the latest in a spate of Israeli attacks on Syrian military sites suspected of linkage with Iran-allied militias.

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