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Israeli attack kills pro-Government militia

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By Euronews
Israeli attack kills pro-Government militia

<p>An Israeli attack against a pro-government military base in Syria has killed three militia. </p> <p>Syria’s National Defence Forces said the attack struck its military camp in the countryside of Quneitra, which sits near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.</p> <p>Israel has carried out air strikes or fired mortar rounds during the six-year war in Syria, often in response to the occasional spillover, including stray shells from fighting among Syrian factions. </p> <p>It is unknown if the attack was carried out with artillery fire or if it is a bombing, the Syrian Human Rights Watch said</p> <p>The victims belong to the National Defence Forces, a Syrian militia loyal to President Bachar al Asad, according to the observatory. </p> <p>The Syrian official media have not confirmed the attack.</p> <p>And from Jerusalem, the Israeli army declined to comment on the incident.</p>