Syria Reports Israeli Attack on Damascus
Loud explosions have rocked the Syrian capital, Damascus, according to local media report. The state news agency SANA said that Israel attacked with rockets military research center in Damascus.
Media said the explosions occurred in the area of Mount Qasioun.
"The new Israeli attack is an attempt to boost the morale of terrorist groups have been recovering from attacks by our noble army," Syrian TV said referring to recent military operations by the Syrian government against the rebels.
Explosions shake Damascus, Syria says Israel attacked
At the moment there are no comments about Israel. "We do not respond to this type of report," he told Reuters Israeli military spokeswoman.
BEIRUT - Heavy explosions shook Damascus early on Sunday and Syrian state television said Israeli rockets had struck a military research center on the outskirts of the capital.
The research center in Jamraya was the target of an earlier Israeli strike in January. Video footage uploaded onto the Internet by activists showed a huge ball of fire rising into the night sky.