Syria claims Israel attacked targets near Damascus
Syrian media reports aerial defense system shot down “luminous objects” coming from Israel.
Sounds of explosions were reportedly heard in the vicinity of the Syrian capital Damascus on Friday evening.
Syrian media claimed the explosions were the result of an Israeli air strike on the country.
The official Syrian news agency SANA reported that the country’s aerial defense systems targeted “luminous objects coming from occupied territories, shooting down a number of them.”
Syrian TV aired footage of what it claimed were the “luminous objects” that were fired from Israel.