Rockets fall close to President Assad's palace in Damascus

(AGI) Cairo, Sept 18 - Two rockets hit the Muhajirinneighbourhood in Damascus, close to President Bashar al Assad'spalace on Thursday. Syrian rebels said that the strike hadkilled several presidential guards. Rockets launched from theoutskirts of the capital have been raining down on centralDamascus for several days now, while Assad's planes and groundtroops have been fighting to retake the northern city ofAleppo. (AGI) . .

(AGI) Cairo, Sept 18 - Two rockets hit the Muhajirinneighbourhood in Damascus, close to President Bashar al Assad'spalace on Thursday. Syrian rebels said that the strike hadkilled several presidential guards. Rockets launched from theoutskirts of the capital have been raining down on centralDamascus for several days now, while Assad's planes and groundtroops have been fighting to retake the northern city ofAleppo. (AGI) . .