Syrian state media says Israel has fired a number of surface-to-surface missiles towards Syrian navy positions within the nation’s south, inflicting solely materials harm
DAMASCUS, Syria — Israel fired a number of surface-to-surface missiles towards Syrian navy positions within the nation’s south early Wednesday inflicting materials harm, state media reported.
State TV quoted an unnamed Syrian navy official as saying that the missiles have been fired from Syria’s Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, and struck areas across the close by city of Quneitra.
It added that the assault that occurred shortly after midnight brought about materials harm however no casualties.
The assault got here practically per week after Syrian state media reported an identical Israeli missile assault on an space south of the capital Damascus that additionally brought about no casualties.
Israel didn’t touch upon the assault. It has made lots of of strikes on targets inside government-controlled components of Syria over the previous decade of its civil battle, however hardly ever acknowledges or discusses such operations.
Israel has acknowledged, nonetheless, that it targets bases of Iran-allied militias, resembling Lebanon’s Hezbollah that fights on the facet of Syrian President Bashar Assad’s forces.
Israel captured the Golan Heights from Syria within the 1967 Mideast battle and later annexed the world. A lot of the world doesn’t acknowledge the annexation, although the Trump administration declared the territory to be a part of Israel.