SYRIA (OBSERVATORY) – Syrian air defense system completely reflected a new missile strike.
The rocket attack on the military airfield Shairat in the Syrian province of Homs was inflicted by the Israeli Air Force from the airspace of Lebanon. This was reported on Tuesday by the news portal Al Masdar.
According to him, the blow occurred around 01:10 local time (coincides with Moscow time).
On Tuesday, the SANA agency informed that the air defenses of the Syrian army reflect a missile attack, which is carried out at the military airfield Shayrat in the province of Homs. According to the agency, Syrian antiaircraft gunners managed to hit several targets.
On April 9, the F-15 fighters of the Israeli Air Force attacked the military airfield T-4 70 km from Palmyra. Then 14 servicemen were killed, including seven Iranian advisers who worked at this airbase. The attack was taken from Lebanese airspace.
As reported in the Ministry of Defense of Russia, on the Syrian airfield on April 9 was released only eight guided missiles. At the same time, the air defenses of the Syrian Armed Forces managed to destroy five of them.