BEIRUT

Middle East

Israeli jet shot down over Damascus: Hezbollah TV

  • Syrian Information Minister Omran al-Zohbi speaks during a press conference under a in Damascus on September 3, 2012. (AFP PHOTO/HO/SANA)

BEIRUT: An Israeli warplane was shot down by Syrian air-defense units during a raid near Damascus early Sunday, Hezbollah's Manar television station reported, citing security sources in the Syrian capital.

However, at a conference Sunday afternoon, Syria’s Information Omran Zoabi said Damascus had no evidence an Israeli jet was shot down. 

Israel did not comment on the raid reports.

 
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