Report: Israel hits Hezbollah-linked facilities in Syria near Lebanon border

The Hezbollah flag flies in Syria. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to The Israeli Air Force struck a weapons convoy and munitions storage facilities in the Qalamoun region near Syria’s border with Lebanon on Saturday night, Lebanon’s Almustaqbal television station reported Sunday.

According to the report, the targeted storage facilities housed long-range surface-to-surface missiles that Syria had transferred to the Hezbollah terrorist group. A number of Hezbollah fighters and Syrian military soldiers were reportedly killed in Saturday’s strike and members of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard were reportedly among the wounded.

The same report said it was the third Israeli strike in the Qalamoun region over a period of one week. Israel declined to comment on the report.

Posted on November 30, 2015 .