TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Israel hit the T-4 airbase near the city of Homs in Western Syria with missiles, killing and injuring three soldiers.
Syrian military sources confirmed at least one army soldier was killed in the attack that targeted the T-4 airbase just after midnight Sunday, SANA news agency reported.
The strike also injured two other soldiers and damaged an arms warehouse.
According to the report, the Syrian air defense managed to intercept “two of the missiles” that targeted the airport.
An arms depot was also targeted in the attacks.
This comes a day after a similar Israeli airstrike hit the countryside of the capital Damascus.
SANA quoted an anonymous Syrian military source as saying that the air defenses had “confronted” and “downed the hostile missiles” that were targeting positions in southwestern Damascus at 03:22 am local time (0030 GMT) on Sunday.