Israeli newspapers say Israel launched an airstrike on a Syrian military convoy outside of Damascus. The U.S. was allegedly informed of the attack.
German police have raided several offices belonging to a Lebanese support organization accused of harboring ties to the military arm of Hezbollah. The charitable organization was simultaneously banned, its assets frozen.
The recent attack on Israeli-occupied Golan Heights was carried out by Sunni Jihadis in an attempt to bring Israel into a direct conflict with Hezbollah and the Syrian Army, according to Israeli military experts.
Israel's military has launched airstrikes on the Syrian-held side of the Golan Heights. The strikes are in retaliation for a roadside bombing on Tuesday.
Syria state media claims government troops killed 175 rebel fighters near Damascus. An opposition source said the ambush was set up by the Hezbollah militias allied with President Bashar al-Assad's regime.
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