US Official Says Israeli Airstrikes Inside Syria

Israel may have hit weapons storage, after Syrian regime shot at least 50 people in a village.
1:11 | 05/03/13

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There's -- developing story now and for much more let's turn right Natalie BC's juju Chang. Thanks David tonight US officials tell ABC's Martha Raddatz that Israeli military air strikes have hit targets inside Syria. Targets that Israeli forces have deemed to be a threat. US officials believe -- targets were likely anti aircraft weaponry. If confirmed this would be the second Israeli strike inside Syria since January. When Israeli fighter jets struck a convoy carrying weapons believed to be headed for -- -- in southern Lebanon. The civil war there in Syria has already claimed more than 70000. Lives. And word tonight the -- shot at least fifty people in the village near the Mediterranean coast. This week -- details of the killings coming as the Obama administration now wrestles with whether to arm the rebels trying to overthrow the government of Syria. Before tonight's reports surfaced President Obama said in a press conference. That while he won't rule out any military option he did not foresee a scenario in which American boots on the ground in Syria. Would benefit either the US or Syria. Please stay tuned to ABC news for more on this developing story.

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