The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Second attack in six months | Aleppo international airport put out of service following Israeli rocket fire

Aleppo province: SOHR sources have reported that Israeli renewed its attacks in Syrian territory, where several missiles hit Aleppo international airport in the early hours of Tuesday, which caused substantial damage and put the airport out of service. However, no casualties have been reported so far.


It is worth noting that this is the fourth attack by Israel in Syrian territory in 2023.


On September 6, Three Iranian-backed non-Syrian militiamen were killed and five others were wounded by Israeli strikes on on warhouses of Iranian-backed militias nearby Al-Malikiyah neighbourhood, near Aleppo international airport. The strikes destroyed the warehouses and caused large blazes. Also, at least two missiles hit the runway of Aleppo international airport, causing considerable damage and putting the airport out of service.