Israeli attack in Syria leaves 5 dead and 7 wounded

An stroke with israeli missiles in the Masyaf area of ​​Syria’s Hama countryside killed five people and wounded seven, including a child, state media report, citing a military statement.

The SANA news agency said that the air defenses of Syria Some missiles were intercepted.

New missile attack in Syria

New missile attack in Syria.

The attack began at 8:23 pm on Friday and originated from the West Banyas address, the military statement added.

He said one of the dead was a civilian.

An Israeli military spokesman declined to comment.

The missiles set fires in forest areas in Masyaf and left some material damage, Syrian state media reported.

Tensions between Israel and Syria

For several years, Israel has been launching attacks against what it has described as Iran-linked targets in Syria, where groups including Lebanon’s Hezbollah have been deployed to help President Bashar al-Assad fight anti-government forces.

Two anti-government sources and the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the attacks targeted weapons depots belonging to pro-Assad forces.

As we mentioned in AmericanPost.NewsSyrian state television did not specify whether the area affected by the Israeli strikes was a military zone.

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