Syria accuses Israel striking near Damacus airport

John Romans

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Syrian state media said Israel missiles targeted Damascus airport Saturday evening, with regime air defenses firing in r esponse.

“Our air defense systems thwarted an Israeli missile aggression, shooting down a number of enemy missiles,” state news agency SANA cited a military source as saying.

Local reports said a military position was struck by several missiles close to Damascus airport, destroying an Iranian military weapons depot with newly-arrived arms.