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Residents of the district were seen fleeing their homes out of fear of military bombardment.
The fighting took place, particularly in the south of the capital, also plagued by military bombardment, according to SOHR, while activists spoke of "tanks entering the neighborhood of al-Tadamone amid clashes" .
A military bombardment of a town in central Syria killed 30 people on Monday on the eve of a scheduled army withdrawal from urban areas, opposition activists said, dashing the prospects of a U.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said a military bombardment of opposition districts in the city of Homs had killed 12 civilians yesterday, while security forces killed three people when they opened fire on a demonstration in Damascus.