Report: Syria stations missile batteries aimed at Israel
By YASSER OKBI,
Syrian deputy FM says alleged Israeli strikes on targets on outskirts of Damascus a “declaration of war”; Syrian information minister says strikes “open the door to all possibilities” after emergency cabinet meeting.
Syria has stationed missile batteries aimed at Israel in the aftermath of alleged Israeli air strikes in the country, the website of Lebanon’s Al Mayadeen TV, considered close to the regime of President Bashar Assad, quoted a top Syrian official as saying on Sunday.
The report came as Syrian Information Minister Omran Zoabi said on Sunday that alleged Israeli air strikes against three targets on the outskirts of Damascus “open the door to all possibilities.”