Israeli air strikes target Syria after Syrian fire hit its territory
Israeli aircraft attacked a target in Syria on Monday after errant fire from fighting among factions in Syria struck inside Israel, Israel’s military said. The Syrian fire had hit an open area near the border in the Golan Heights, causing no injuries, and in retaliation the air force targeted a “Syrian army launcher”, the military said. The Israeli military has responded similarly in the past when mortar fire has landed in the Golan, territory Israel captured in a 1967 Middle East war, during battles in the Syrian conflict.
4 September, 2016 Israel strikes Syrian positions after shells land in Golan: army Israeli aircraft attacked targets in Syria on Sunday after errant mortar fire from fighting among factions in Syria struck the Golan Heights, the Israeli military said. The area where the shells landed in the Israeli-controlled Golan is close to where ...
8 September, 2016 Israel strikes Syrian positions after shell lands in Golan-army Israeli aircraft attacked targets in Syria on Thursday, for the second time in five days, after an errant mortar shell from fighting among factions in Syria struck the Golan Heights, the Israeli military said. No casualties from the shellfire were reported and a statement by the military […]
17 July, 2016 Israel launches anti-aircraft missiles at Syrian drone: army Israel on Sunday fired missiles toward an unmanned drone that entered Israeli-controlled airspace from Syria and it turned back, the military said in a statement. "Two Patriot air defense missiles were fired toward a drone which infiltrated Israeli air...
19 March, 2014 Israeli air force strikes Syrian army targets JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli warplanes unleashed airstrikes Wednesday against Syrian army targets in response to a roadside bombing in the Golan Heights that wounded four soldiers the day before, the military said.
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