Iran says 7 Guards killed in Israel strike on Syria consulate

Israeli air strikes destroyed the Iranian embassy’s consular annex in Damascus on Monday, Syrian and Iranian officials said, with a top Revolutionary Guard commander among seven members the force said were killed.Only the gate of the building was left standing after the attack, with a sign reading “the consular section of the embassy of Iran”.Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad also denounced the attack after visiting the site, calling it a “heinous terrorist attack… killing a number of innocent people.”.


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