Syria’s state media is reporting that two civilians have been killed in the outskirts of Damascus by an Israeli rocket.
Israel carried out the attack at approximately 5am (Monday) local time with the aim to destroy a weapons and ammunition depot operated by Iran back militias.
The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human rights (SOHR) could not confirm the civilian deaths however have confirmed that Israel has carried out 7 raids in Syria since the start of this year.
Since the war broke out in 2011 Israel has carried out hundreds of air attacks inside the country, targeting both government positions as well as Iran backed militia.
Israel did not comment on the latest attacks.