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5 Israeli missiles intercepted by Syrian air defence

ANI  |  Damascus [Syria] 

Syrian on Tuesday intercepted five missiles fired by Israeli fighter jets targeting various military sites in the and provinces.

A military source said that the jets entered Syrian airspace via Lebanon's capital city of Beirut, adding that the country's air defences downed five missiles and scrambled the hostile jets, reported the

At least one person was killed and twelve others were injured during the attack, SANA reported citing hospital officials.

According to Sputnik, is yet to comment on the airstrike.

Earlier, three Israeli missiles were intercepted by defences after Israeli aircraft had launched an attack in from Lebanese airspace.

On August 3, an Israeli drone was downed by the in southwest

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First Published: Wed, September 05 2018. 02:25 IST