The official Syrian news agency SANA reported today (Saturday) an airstrike in the area of the city of Deir a-Zor in eastern Syria, and targets of Iranian militias were attacked.
According to the Syrian Organization for Human Rights, “the attack was carried out by an unidentified military aircraft, which hit Iran-backed militia positions,” while no casualties have been reported. About a week ago, it was reported, unidentified fighter jets hit the military positions of Iranian militias in the Deir Azor area.
About three weeks ago, Syria accused Israel of attacking the Damascus area, when air defense systems were activated. According to some reports, anti-aircraft fire was fired at planes and explosions were heard on the outskirts of Damascus. A military source was quoted as saying by Sana News Agency: Damascus. “The source added that the air defense tools managed to” intercept “some of the damage and caused damage to property.