SYRIA (OBSERVATORY) – On the objects of the government forces in Syria were struck, told RIA source in the law enforcement agencies of the republic.
According to him, the purpose of the attack was the storage of weapons in the vicinity of Hama and Aleppo. Initially, it was assumed that these were air strikes, later the source specified that “enemy missiles” were used.
In particular, the warehouse of weapons of the 47th army brigade in the vicinity of Hama was attacked.
As a result, according to the source, there were powerful explosions and a strong fire.
According to the source, the arms depot, which is hit east of Aleppo, is between the airport of Nayrab and El-Maliki. The information that the attack was made at the airport of Aleppo is incorrect.
The sounds of explosions, according to the correspondent of SANA, are heard in the vicinity of Hama and Aleppo.
Armed conflict continues in Syria since March 2011. According to the UN Deputy Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Stephen O’Brien, the number of victims of hostilities can range from 300 thousand to half a million people.
The settlement is discussed at the venues of Astana and Geneva, and the Congress of the Syrian National Dialogue, which took place on January 30 this year in Sochi, was the first since the beginning of the conflict to try to gather a wide range of participants on one negotiating platform.