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Israeli airstrikes have hit targets near Damascus International Airport and in the town of Dimas near the Lebanon border, Syrian state TV reports.
“The Israeli enemy committed aggression against Syria by targeting two safe areas in Damascus province, in all of Dimas and near the Damascus International Airport,” the report said, adding that there were no casualties.
A Syrian military source confirmed to RIA Novosti news agency that the country’s main airport was targeted.
Residents in the Syrian capital said they heard loud explosions.
According toLebanon’s Al-Manar television, the Israeli jets bombed areas near the smaller airport at Dimas.