An air raid on the Mazzeh neighbourhood of the Syrian capital, Damascus, tore right into a multistorey residential constructing and left a number of individuals killed.
The goal of Saturday’s assault was an intelligence unit of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), sources instructed Al Jazeera.
In an announcement, the IRGC stated an assault by Israeli fighter jets killed “quite a lot of Syrian forces and 4 navy advisers”.
It later recognized its members who had been killed as Hojjatollah Omidvar, Ali Aghazadeh, Hossein Mohammadi and Saied Karimi, with out sharing their ranks.
Iran’s overseas ministry additionally blamed Israel for the strike and stated it “reserves the proper to reply”. Israel has but to remark.
The assault is believed to have been carried out with not less than 4 missiles, based on Iranian state media.
Saturday’s assault comes amid widening tensions within the area and the Israeli offensive on Gaza that has killed almost 25,000 individuals.