Syria Says It Responded to Attack Over Damascus
|08/25/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Syria’s air defenses responded late Saturday to “hostile” targets over Damascus, shooting down all incoming missiles before they reached their targets, state media reported, while Israel said its air force struck several targets southeast of the capital.
State TV did not give further details about the Israeli attack, which occurred shortly before midnight.
An Israeli military spokesman, Avichay Adraee, tweeted that warplanes struck several targets in the village of Aqraba, southeast of Damascus. He said the strikes aimed to abort a “terrorist attack” that Iran’s Quds Force, an elite wing of the Revolutionary Guard, and other read more >>>