The Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) announced on Saturday that four of its advisers were killed in an Israeli attack on the Syrian capital, Damascus.
In a statement, the IRGC said that “in addition to the killing of four military advisors serving in Syria, there were also deaths among Syrian forces” in the Israeli attack.
The statement provided no additional information about the number of deaths in Syrian forces.
The Iranian Mehr News Agency also reported that four Iranian IRGC members were killed in an Israeli raid on a neighborhood in the Syrian capital.
“Two IRGC senior military advisors to Syria and two other members of the IRGC were martyred in the Israeli Zionist regime's air strike on the Syrian capital, Damascus,” the agency reported.
Meanwhile, the Syrian SANA news agency confirmed the attack without providing details regarding the casualties.
Israel on Saturday launched an attack that targeted a residential building in the Al-Mazah neighborhood, west of Damascus, the agency reported.