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“Israeli” Warplanes Strike Damascus with Missiles, Syrian Air Defense Intercept Most of them
The Syrian state news agency reported that “Israeli” warplanes fired a number of missiles toward the Damascus area on Friday, triggering Syrian air defense that shot down most of them.
“The results of the aggression so far were limited to a strike on one of the warehouses at Damascus airport,” SANA cited a military source as saying. The attack took place at 11:15 pm, it said.
The source affirmed that the Syrian Air defenses intercepted on Friday night hostile missiles launched by the “Israeli” warplanes and downed most of them.
The source detailed that “at 11:15 before midnight ‘Israeli’ warplanes coming from Al-Jalil area launched many missiles towards Damascus area and our air defenses intercepted them and downed most of them.”
He added that damages of the aggression were limited to ammunition warehouse in Damascus airport.
Relatively, Syrian state media broadcast footage of what it said were the air defenses firing, with bright lights seen shooting across the night sky. Explosions were heard in one of the videos.
Source: News Agencies, Edited by website team
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