The al-Arabiya network reported that 15 Hezbollah fighters were killed and eight others wounded in battles on Damascus' suburbs. The group aids the the Syrian army against the rebels.
Meanwhile, the it was reported that the Syrian army bombed several rebel strongholds in the Alkamon Mount area, near Lebanon. According to the Saudi newspaper al-Watan, Hezbollah has recently recruited 15,000 fighters for the mountain campaign. (Roi Kais)