The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the attack targeted warehouses where weapons belonging Iranian militias as well as to the Syrian army were stored
The Syrian Arab Republic is a Middle Eastern country located on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea. It shares a border with Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq, Jordan, and Israel.
For the past fifty years the country has been governed by the Assad family. The current president, Bashar Assad, took over after his father's death in 2000.
As of 2015, more than 250,000 Syrians have lost their lives in the ongoing civil war, which began with pro-democracy protests in 2011. More than 11 million have been forced from their homes in the conflict between the regime, ISIS, and anti-government forces.
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The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Assad forces fired more than 800 missiles between northern Daraa and Quneitra, about 4 kilometers or 2.5 miles from the Israeli border
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