It had to be something very very serious for them to take action.
WATCH: Video of alleged Israeli airstrike in Syria
The amateur video is purported to confirm what Syrian state television said on Sunday that Israeli jets had bombed areas near Damascus international airport.
The Syrian opposition has released a video on Sunday night purporting to show Israel’s alleged strike on Syrian military targets near Damascus.
According to reports by the Syrian opposition cited by Channel 2, ten explosions were heard following theattack on military targets near Damascus. It is likely that some of them were of the attack itself, and others weresecondary explosions. Various reports listed a total offour aircraft sorties.
“The Israeli enemy committed aggression against Syria by targeting two safe areas in Damascus province, in all of Dimas and near the Damascus International Airport,” state television said, adding that there were no casualties.
According to foreign reports the attack targeted a warehouse of advanced S-300 missiles, which were en route from Syria to Hezbollah in Lebanon.