Israel attacked Syrian territory this night
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The state Agency of Syria, SANA reported today that the Israeli air force struck a military position in the country’s territory from Lebanese airspace.
The Agency says that the air defense of the Syrian army repelled an air attack of Israel near the city of Masyaf in the province of Hama.
According to sources, SANA, Israeli military aircraft began firing about 2: 30. Syrian air defenses shot down several missiles, but several buildings were destroyed, three Syrian soldiers are wounded.
Syrian monitoring centre for human rights, in turn, said that the airstrike, the Israeli air force were wounded at least 17 people – the Pro-Iranian fighters.
Human rights activists claim that among the dead are the Iranians.
The monitoring Center said that the strike was at the center of development of medium-range missiles, and a military base in Masyaf.
Israel periodically strikes a pinpoint missile strikes in areas of anticipated supply and weapons caches and military infrastructure of the Iranian military and terroristicheskoj organization “Hezbollah”, which are allies of the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
September 24, 2018 the Ministry of defence of Russia reported about readiness to transfer s-300 to Syria, a week after the crash of the Russian reconnaissance aircraft Il-20. He was shot down by Syrian air defense system on September 17. The defense Ministry blames the incident on Israel, whose planes in that time attacked by Iranian military targets in Syria.