Arab Media: IDF Struck Syrian Army Targets Near Israel Border

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The Times of Israel reports:  Arab media and Syrian opposition forces reported Saturday night that the Israeli Air Force had carried out strikes near the border town of Quneitra.

The strikes reportedly targeted Syrian army forces in the area. Sky News Arabic reported explosions and said Israeli choppers were sighted in the area.

However, Lebanon’s Al Mayadeen network quoted Syrian army officials who denied an attack had taken place.  There were no immediate reports of casualties, and no official comment from Israel.

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