Videos: Israel Hits Latakia Port Area in Syria, State Media Reports
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Israel has carried out an airstrike on the Latakia port area in Syria, Syrian state television has reported.
Several explosions were heard, it said.
According to the TV channel's military source, the attack was carried out with the use of several missiles from the direction of the Mediterranean Sea at a site with containers in a commercial port. As a result of the airstrike, several containers caught fire.
No human casualties have been reported so far
Meanwhile, footage allegedly showing the attack has emerged on social media.
In late November, Israeli F-16 fighters fired 12 missiles in the Syrian province of Homs. The Syrian military destroyed 10 of them with Russian-made Buk-M2E and Pantsir-S air defence systems, the Russian military said.
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