Syria confronts Israeli missile attack over Damascus

الأحد-2019-08-25 | 11:38 am عربي دولي

Syrian anti-aircraft defenses late Saturday responded to Israeli "hostile" airstrike over Damascus, destroyed most of the incoming missiles before reaching their targets, a Syrian military source announced Sunday.

The state-run news agency (SANA) reported, that at 23:30 (2030 GMT) anti-aircraft defenses detected enemy targets coming from the Golan Heights and heading towards the area around Damascus".

"The aggression was immediately confronted and most of the Israeli missiles have been destroyed before reaching their targets," the source confirmed.