But SANA insisted, citing informed sources in Syria, that Israel had launched a number of surface-to-surface missiles against the military base, adding that the Syrian air defense intercepted them and destroyed two of them.
Tesla Switches on World's Biggest Lithium Ion Battery
This Friday, Jay Weatherhill, the state's premier, flipped the switch on the massive battery, calling it "history in the making". Lithium-ion batteries have a greater charge cycle than conventional lead-acid batteries, and can respond within seconds.
Twelve Iranian military personnel were killed in an alleged Israeli air strike on an Iranian base in Syria Friday night, Arabic media reported Saturday.
An Israeli military spokesperson declined to comment. According to the reports, the damage to the base was heavy. Reports earlier in November said that foreign reports said that IDF planes had bombed several targets in Syria, striking weapons warehouses in the town of Hasya, near the Syria-Lebanon border.
Qualcomm files new patent complaints against Apple
In a related suit, Qualcomm sued the contract manufacturers that make Apple's phones, but Apple joined in to defend them. In a statement to the ITC, Apple said it wouldn't raise iPhone prices because of lower supply and high demand.
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has often said that Israel will not allow Iran to establish a permanent presence in Syria and has reportedly sent a warning to this effect via a third party to Syrian President Bashar Assad, the Israeli daily reported. Then Israel used that claim to attack Syria, after which the BBC in circular fashion justified the attack based on its own original dubious "claim". Iran-backed Shiite militias, including Hezbollah, have helped Damascus regain control of swathes of the country. The British broadcaster commissioned a series of satellite pictures that showed widespread construction at the site.
United Kingdom manufacturing 'shifted up a gear' in November
Readings above 50 signal an expansion while readings below 50 signal a contraction. It was still lower compared to the 56.3 posted a year earlier.