Israeli strikes near Damascus kill 10

Killed include three Syrian soldiers and seven foreign fighters.
Sunday 02/06/2019
An Israeli soldier based in a military zone in a ski resort stands guard in Mount Hermon, in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights from the Syrian side, on June 2, 2019. (AFP)
An Israeli soldier based in a military zone in a ski resort stands guard in Mount Hermon, in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights from the Syrian side, on June 2, 2019. (AFP)

Israeli strikes targeting Syria on Sunday left 10 people dead, including three Syrian soldiers and seven foreign fighters, a war monitor said.

They were killed in missile strikes close the capital Damascus where Syrian troops, Iranian forces and Hezbollah fighters are stationed, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

It did not specify the nationalities of the foreign fighters killed.

(Reuters)