Footage posted on social media claims to point out how the Syrian Armed Forces disrupted a militant drone assault on an air base within the western Hama province.
A number of drones focused the bottom in what seems to be an try at a bombing raid by militants. But, the UAVs reportedly failed to succeed in their goal because the Syrian Military promptly scrambled its air defenses.
The Syrian Military’s air protection items efficiently repelled the assault, the state SANA information company reported, citing its correspondent on the bottom. There have been no experiences of any casualties.
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Images and movies allegedly exhibiting the assault and the interception quickly surfaced on social media. They present the evening sky being lit up by the ground-to-air missile launches and heavy machine gun hearth. RT couldn’t independently confirm the authenticity of the movies.
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It’s nonetheless unclear who launched the assault. Its sample intently resembles one other assault that focused the identical base earlier this 12 months, when drones had been launched by militants from the north-western Idlib province. The area is essentially managed by numerous militant factions, together with Al-Qaeda offshoot Jabhat al-Nusra.
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