The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Military escalation | US base in “Kharab Al-Jeir” block a drone of Iran-backed groups

A drone of Iran-backed groups attempted to attack the US base in Kharab Al-Jeir Airport northern of Al-Hasakah, while anti-aircraft weapons shot it down before it reached the base.

This is the second attack of its kind in less than 24 hours.

Yesterday, the anti-aircraft weapons in the US base in “Koniko Gas Field” in Deir Ezzor countryside shot a drone that was flying near the base and was launched by Iran-backed groups.

Since October 19, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) documented 126 attacks carried out by Iranian-backed militias on Coalition bases in different areas across Syria.

Here is a breakdown of those attacks:

* 35 attacks on Al-Omar oil field base.

* 16 attack on Al-Shaddadi base in Al-Hasakah countryside.

* 36 attacks on Koniko gas field base.

* 18 attacks on the Kharab Al-Jair base in Al-Rumailan.

* 15 attacks on Al-Tanf garrison.

* Two attacks on Tel Baydar base in Al-Hasakah countryside.

* Two attacks on the American base in Rubarya in Al-Malikiyah countryside.

* One attack on Qasrak base in Al-Hasakah countryside.

* One attack on Istrahat Wazir base in Al-Hasakah countryside