Late on August 31, air defense forces of Syria were activated to repel an Israeli missile strike on the countryside of the Syrian capital of Damascus and the southern part of the country.
According to reports, Israeli missiles targeted positions of Iranian-backed forces in the area of Mahajah and Hezbollah positions in the area of Izraa in the province of Daraa. Another group of missiles reportedly hit alleged positions of Iranian-backed forces in the area of Sahnaya in the Damascus countryside.
The missiles were allegedly launched from the area of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. According to Syrian media, at least 2 people were killed and 7 others were injured in the attack. The material damage was also reported.
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