State TV: Syrian army repels attacks in south

By REUTERS
June 25, 2015 09:31

 
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The Syrian army repelled attacks against a number of military positions in the south of the country, state television reported in a newsflash on Thursday.

The assaults took place in the countryside of Deraa province and the army killed dozens of the attackers, it said, citing a military source.

A group monitoring the war said earlier on Thursday that Syrian rebels attacked government-held areas of the provincial capital, Deraa city, overnight.

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