according to local residents, sounds of explosions are heard in the sky over the city of HOMS in Central Syria. According to the Syrian news Agency SANA, the air defense system “Buk” and “Armor” the Syrian air defense were involved in repelling the attack on the airbase of the Syrian air force “Sirat”. At least two rockets were shot down, the debris fell in the vicinity of the base. According to the Agency, the attack made the Israeli air force, which fired missiles into the sky over the Lebanese cities of tyre and Beirut.
Earlier, Israeli air force repeatedly attacked the base, “Sirat”, and other military and industrial targets in Syria. Israeli authorities claim that the Syrian army used army of Iran and the groups of grouping “Hezbollah”, whose presence near its borders Israel considers a threat to national security.