* A morning airstrike targets Jobar district.
* 57mm artillery and 23mm machine gun bombardment from Mount Qasioun above the the Scientific Research Center, targeted Barzeh district Sunday night.
* Regime forces target the town of al-Baharieh with toxic gases Sunday night.
* The Air Force bombs the city of Zamalka near the Southern Highway and the area between the town of Ayen Tarma and Jobar district.
* Renewed heavy artillery bombardment on the city of al-Zabadani, from al-Housh checkpoint in the south of the city.
* Artillery bombardment on Jarad Talfita and Halboun, from Regiment 67 near the town of Hafer al-Foka. Many war planes hovered over the city at the same time.
* Two killed and several injured in the artillery bombardment on the residential areas in the city of Moadamiyah.
* Heavy artillery bombardment targets the city of Darayya, and clashes occurred near the town.
* The heavy bombardment on the town of Khan a-Shieh results in several fires in the town.
The mid-day news update is provided by Shahed News, a network of vetted Syrian citizen journalists providing independent, accurate and reliable news from Damascus and its suburbs.