Several explosions ripped through the Mezza airbase, which is located 8 kilometers west to Damascus. The attack was carried out by the Israeli Air Force jets which launched missiles from an area near Lake Tiberias. The armory was destroyed as a result of attack.
Mezza airbase is a home station for Syrian republican guard units.
The Syrian army command characterized the Iranian’s actions as outrageous and stated that the appropriate measures towards Israel would be taken. It is also stated that due to the attack Israeli part has supported the terrorist’s actions that the Syrian government opposes.
In its turn the Israeli armed forces doesn’t not comment on the incident.
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