Russian air defense systems Buk-M2E and Pantsir-S destroyed ten Israeli F-16 missiles in Syria
Russian anti-aircraft missiles complexes (SAM) “Buk-M2E” and “Pantsir-S” destroyed the missiles fired by Israel in Syria, said Deputy Head of the Russian Center for the Reconciliation of Warring Parties in the Syrian Arab Republic, Rear Admiral Vadim Kulit, RIA Novosti writes.
According to him, Israeli F-16 fighters from Lebanese airspace fired 12 rockets on the night of Monday to Tuesday, November 22-23. The strike was carried out by guided missiles at targets in the province of Homs. The air defense forces of the Syrian army reacted to it. Ten of the missiles were destroyed with the help of Russian weapons.
As Kulit specified, one Syrian serviceman was injured in the course of Israel's actions.
In July, Russian Buk-M2E air defense systems mounted on arming the Syrian troops, destroyed two missiles fired by F-16 fighters of the Israeli Air Force. Then the planes attacked targets in Damascus province.