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Israel struck at Syrian forces. This is stated in the statement of the army of the Jewish state.
According to her, was attacked the Syrian post where were released earlier mortar shells. It is noted that they landed in the demilitarized zone in the Golan heights: to the East of the separation wall on the border and next to them.
The Israeli military said that the launch of mortar shells occurred when Syrian government forces fought with militants. “The Israeli army is not involved in the internal fighting in Syria, but will continue to insist on the implementation of the agreements on the disengagement of 1974, including provisions on demilitarized zone”, — stated in the message.
Supporting the Damascus forces said that the shelling of Israeli positions in the province of Quneitra, no one was hurt, reports Reuters.
On 1 July it became known that Israel has pulled together additional forces to the border with Syria. It was reported that on the border was transferred to the armored and artillery units in connection with the intensification of fighting between Syrian government troops and militants in the Syrian part of the Golan heights.
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