Syria Blames Israel as Jets Strike Targets Near Damascus

Syria Blames Israel as Jets Strike Targets Near Damascus

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An Iron Dome short-range missile defence system stands near the northern Israeli city of Haifa on May 5, 2013. Syria deployed rocket batteries directed toward Israel, the pro-government Damas Post website said, and the Israeli army said two Iron Dome missile defense batteries were deployed in the north.