UN Deputy Special Envoy for Syria, Najat Rochdi, has called for urgent de-escalation in Syria and warned of the spillover of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Israel fired six missiles into Syria on Saturday, killing five people and injuring seven others, according to official media.
According to Xinhua news agency, the missiles hit sites near the Masyaf district of Hama province, according to a military statement.
According to the report, the attack also caused property damage and set fire to the Masyaf forest.
Syria’s state media previously claimed that Israeli missiles were intercepted in the country’s central coast region.
According to the report, explosions were reported in the coastal cities of Banyas, Tartous, and Jableh, and most of the missiles were intercepted before reaching their targets.
(with inputs from IANS)