The Syrian army repelled a powerful attack of terrorists on the Golan heights
DAMASCUS, Jun 24 — RIA Novosti. The SAR government troops repulsed a powerful attack of terrorists “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra” (a group banned in Russia) in the city of al-Baath in the Golan heights, reported RIA Novosti informed source in place.
“The army repelled a major attack of Nusra in the city of al-Baath in the province of Quneitra. The army took the battle to the terrorists. The attackers suffered losses. To repel the attacks helped aviation and artillery”, — told the Agency interlocutor.
According to a source, offensive of terrorists supported from the air the helicopter of the Israeli air force struck near the building of Governorates in al-Baath.
Earlier, the press service of the defense Army of Israel said that Israeli aircraft attacked two tanks of the Syrian government forces and artillery positions in response to a dozen stray shells that have previously landed in a controlled Israel parts of the Golan heights.
TV channel al-Mayadeen, citing its own sources in turn reported that an Israeli air strike on one of the positions of the army cap in the Golan heights, killing two soldiers.