THE UNITED STATES has confirmed Israeli warplanes have attacked Syrian military positions on the outskirts of the capital Damascus.A US defence official told NBC News that Israel was responsible for the massive blast, video and pictures of which have been distributed via social media. The official Syrian news agency SANA says Israel carried out a rocket attack on the Jamraya scientific research centre in Damascus. Footage has been released on YouTube and purports to show large explosions from the military facility.
Day after attack on Hezbollah-bound arms convoy, powerful blasts hit outskirts of Syrian capital; US official tells NBC News Israeli fighter jets bombed military research facility north of Damascus early Sunday; Syrian rights group says ammunition depot, missile brigades also hit. Targeted Iranian Missiles In Syria Attack, Syrian State TV: Israel strikes for second time in as many days,Israeli nuclear-like rockets strike Damascus military site – reports. RT påstår at der er tale om 2000 døde, og at Syrien vil erklære Israel krig.