05 May '13, 8pm

Israel behind Syria strikes, hit Iran missiles: source

Israel behind Syria strikes, hit Iran missiles: source

JERUSALEM: Israel carried out a pre-dawn air strike near Damascus on Sunday, targeting Iranian missiles destined for Lebanon's Hezbollah in the second such raid on Syria in three days, a senior Israeli source said. "The target was Iranian missiles which were destined for Hezbollah," he told AFP, speaking on condition of anonymity. The attack targeted a facility just northwest of the Syrian capital, very close to the site of a similar attack late in January which was implicitly confirmed by Israel, the source said. He also confirmed Israel was behind an earlier strike on a target very close to Damascus airport which took place early on Friday, which also struck Iranian arms destined for the Lebanese Shiite movement. "Any time Israel learns about the transfer of weapons from Syria to Lebanon, it will attack," he warned. According to Syria's official SANA news agency, Sunday ...

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