BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:50 A.M.) – The Spokesperson for the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) announced on Saturday morning that Israeli warplanes struck at least a dozen Syrian and Iranian military targets in western Syria.
“Moments ago, IAF aircraft, targeted the Syrian Aerial Defense System & Iranian targets in Syria. targets, including 3 aerial defense batteries & 4 Iranian military targets, were attacked. Anti-aircraft missiles were fired towards Israel, triggering alarms in northern Israel,” the IDF Spokesperson tweeted.
The primary target for the Israeli warplanes was the 104th Brigade’s base that is located near the town of Al-Kiswah in southwestern Damascus.
A Syrian military source told Al-Masdar News that several soldiers were wounded by the Israeli attack.
The Syrian Air Defense confronted the Israeli attack, but only managed to down a few of the missiles that were fired.