A ministry statement, published on state media, did not name the firm involved in the deal with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF)
As with most things in Syria, the actual reality on the ground is far more unclear than the simplistic narratives to be found on social media and among western commentators.
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Whatever its future, Assad’s presidency has already earned him a place in history, in folklore and in hell.
At the time it seemed farcical. Why would Turkey, which backs the Syrian opposition, send Syrians to fight and die in Libya?
The sanctions, imposed under the Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act and other measures, come as the Syrian leader grapples with a deepening economic crisis after a decade of war.
Over the past several months, Israel has been accused of dozens of strikes. In June, a series of airstrikes were reported on almost a weekly basis.
“These companies’ role and aim is to circumvent (Western) sanctions on Cham Holding.”
The death toll is expected to continue to rise due to a number of injured people, including some in serious condition.
Two Syrian soldiers were reportedly wounded in the strikes.
The incident comes on the backdrop of the accusation that Israel sabotaged the Iranian Natantz nuclear facility, in addition to cyberattacks carried out on Iran.