JERUSALEM According to the Israeli military, on Sunday
Israeli jets attacked Syrian military targets in retaliation for rockets fired overnight into Israeli-controlled territory.
This came as tensions rose once more following the week's cross-border gunfire exchanges.
Syria's official media reported explosions close to the capital city of Damascus
while Israel claimed its forces continued to attack Syrian territory after six rockets were fired overnight towards the Golan Heights.
According to Israel, airstrikes against a Syrian army compound, military radar systems
And artillery posts were conducted after artillery and drone strikes destroyed the rocket launchers.