Israeli warplanes have attacked Syrian presentation on Wednesday night, several targets in Damascus. Three soldiers had been injured, reported the state news Agency Sana.
The Syrian air defenses have “enemy missiles” that were fired from the airspace over Lebanon, is targeted. According to Syrian representation, all flies were shot down by rockets.
In Damascus had been hearing heavy explosions outside the city, said a resident of the German press Agency. The detonations have there been, apparently, in the area of the military airport of mezzeh, in the West, and in an area North-West of the capital. The exact target of the attacks and possible casualties or damage there was initially no official information. It was only a weapons depot had been damaged.
as a well-informed and reliable force, the Syrian Observatory for human rights in London reported that the attacks were directed against at least three weapons caches of Iranian revolutionary guards and their Lebanese allies of the militia of the Shiite Hezbollah.
In the Lebanese border area, reported Syria’s people, they heard the roar of Jets and the presumption raised that Israeli planes had used the Lebanese air space for attacks in neighboring Syria.
An Israeli army spokeswoman in Tel Aviv said the strikes in Syria: “We Express ourselves to foreign Reports.” She stressed, however, that Israeli air defenses had been activated against a Syria-fired air defense missile. There were no casualties or damage. Previously, residents of the Israeli coastal town of Hadera, between Haifa and Tel Aviv, had reported of loud explosions.
Israel has repeatedly stressed that it will not tolerate a permanent Iranian military presence in Syria. Is Iran in addition to Russia, the closest ally of the government of head of state Bashar al-Assad and supported him in the past seven years, continuing the inter-Syrian war militarily.