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Israel PM confirms attacks on alleged Iranian targets in Damascus

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Israel's on Sunday confirmed his troops had bombed a warehouse at the International Airport recently.

The Syrian state-run TV had revealed earlier that the airport located in was attacked by Israeli warplanes and that a warehouse was damaged, reports news.

"Defense Forces have attacked hundreds of Iranian and Hezbollah targets. Just in the past 36 hours, the attacked Iranian depots full of Iranian weapons in the International Airport," Israeli said.

The Syrian source reported on Friday that the Syrian forces managed to shoot down at least eight missiles launched by Israeli planes that entered the Syrian airspace from the Israeli-Syrian border.

considers as the main threat to its existence and has launched hundreds of air attacks in over the last few years, allegedly targeting positions belonging to or its allies.

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First Published: Sun, January 13 2019. 18:58 IST
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