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Israel strikes Syria’s military sites in an overnight clash

In an overnight clash, Israel carried out a missile strike targeting military sites in Syria’s central province of Homs. The Syrian Army confirmed the attack and stated that the strike caused material damage to the targeted locations. The specific military sites and the extent of the damage inflicted have not been disclosed.

Israel has conducted several airstrikes in Syria in the past, often targeting Iranian-backed militias and weapons shipments believed to be destined for Hezbollah in Lebanon. The Israeli government has expressed concerns about the presence of Iranian forces and their proxies near its borders, considering them a threat to its national security.

Syria has frequently accused Israel of violating its sovereignty through such airstrikes. The incident further escalates tensions in the region and highlights the ongoing conflict between Israel and various actors involved in the Syrian civil war.