Report: Israeli jets strike Syria after IDF orders opening of shelters
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Strikes blamed on Israel near the Syrian capital of Damascus were reported shortly after the announcement by the IDF of the opening of bomb shelters in the Golan Heights. According to local sources a large explosion occurred in al-Kiswe southwest of Damascus.Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman is currently holding security consultations with the heads of the defense establishment at the Kirya Military Headquarters in Tel Aviv.
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