* The Air Force carries out several airstrikes on Qaboon district, targeting the industrial area. The same area was bombed with artillery as well.
* Fierce clashes around Barzeh, as heavy artillery bomb the district.
* Air Force bombardment targets al-Nabek city, and the southwest of the city of Kara in al-Kalamoon.
* Fierce clashes between the FSA and the government army continue on several fronts in the city of Moadamiyah in an attempt by the latter to sneak into the area. The bombardment on the city continues.
* The Air Force bombs the city of Darayya with missiles.
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.