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  סיון 25, 5774 , 23/06/14

NGO: 10 Syrian Soldiers Killed in Israeli Airstrike

At least 10 Syrian soldiers were killed in Israeli air raids on positions near the Golan Heights, according to a Monday report by Agence France Presse. AFP cited a statement by the opposition Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group, which said "At least 10 Syrian soldiers were killed in Israeli raids against military positions next to the occupied part of the Golan. Nine missiles were fired by aircraft and at least two tanks and two artillery batteries were destroyed."

The Arab-Israeli teenage son of a defense ministry contractor was killed on the Golan on Sunday when a blast hit the car he was travelling in with his father, who was among a number of people wounded in the attack.

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