Israeli newspapers say Israel launched an airstrike on a Syrian military convoy outside of Damascus. The U.S. was allegedly informed of the attack.
The Israeli army says it has shot down a Syrian warplane that crossed into Israeli-controlled airspace over the Golan Heights. Military sources say the incident is the first of its kind in three decades.
Heavy clashes between Islamist rebels and the Syrian army are raging on Israel's doorstep in the Golan Heights. Now Israel has begun to cooperate with the Assad regime and is preparing to accept its first refugees.
Israel says it has resumed military strikes in Gaza after a series of rockets were fired into its territory. The developments follow the expiry of a truce, to which Hamas has not announced an extension.
Palestinian militants marked the end of a 72-hour truce in Gaza by firing rockets at Israel. In response, the Israeli military launched fresh airstrikes on the coastal enclave.
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