Update: Civilians died in Israeli airstrikes – ElectroDealPro
Al-Masdar News, a news outlet in Saudi Arabia, said a missile strike occurred early in the morning on April 27 local time targeting rural Syria, killing three civilians and four others. injured.
|A ruined house after an overnight attack from Israel. Photo: SANA|
Specifically, buildings in the residential areas of Hujeira and Adliyah, are located on the southern outskirts of Damascus.
A source from the Syrian Army said the Israeli Air Force had targeted the Sayyeda Zaynab district of Damascus after shooting missiles from Lebanese airspace.
|Syrian civilians were killed in an Israeli attack. Photo: SANA|
Syrian air defense forces were quickly activated to destroy Israeli missiles, but a number of other missiles still reached the target.
Unconfirmed reports claim that the attack hit territory in Sayyeda Zaynab, belonging to Lebanon’s Hezbollah and Quds Iran.
The Israeli Defense Force (IDF) has not commented on the incident.
|SOHR reports that pro-Iran rebels have been injured. Photo: SANA|
Meanwhile, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) has announced that many of the projectiles fired from Israeli jets have reached the target of causing casualties to pro-Iranian forces in Syria. At least 4 gunmen were killed, in addition to 3 civilians were killed in this air assault.
A military source told Sputnik (Arabic version) that the Israeli Air Force launched a total of eight missiles, five of which were shot down by Syrian air defense before reaching the target.
The video released by SANA shows that the Syrian air defense missile seems to have successfully intercepted the target when the projectile was launched.
Israel’s attacks are on the rise in Syria. SANA’s most recent report came on April 20, when the nation’s air defense systems “repelled an Israeli air strike in the skies over Palmyra (Homs province), taking down numerous hostile missiles.” .
According to The Jerusalem Post, the airstrike then targeted the Tiyas military base of the Syrian Air Force, also known as the T-4 Air Base. However, its defense forces did not comment on the attack at the time.
Damascus has accused Israel on several occasions of unlawful air strikes against it, calling on the international community to pressure Tel Aviv on the issue.
Israel only claimed responsibility for some of the airstrikes.
The main object that Israel alleges is pro-Iranian forces operating in Syria. Israel sees Iran as its biggest enemy and Hezbollah is the main threat to its borders. Iran and Hezbollah played an important military role in helping Syrian President Bashar al-Assad fight rebels in the civil war that has lasted since 2011.