Israeli Military Publishes Footage of Strike on Syrian Aerial Defense System
Israel’s air strikes in Syria overnight Wednesday — in response to an Iranian missile attack on the Golan Heights — included the targeting of some of the Assad regime’s Russian-made aerial defense systems.
On Thursday, the IDF published a video of a strike on a SA-22 battery.
Watch the video below:
The IDF struck an SA22 aerial interception system as part of a wide-scale attack against Iranian military sites in Syria pic.twitter.com/dFGXIwMT45
— IDF (@IDFSpokesperson) May 10, 2018
Earlier on Thursday, an Israeli military spokesperson, Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus, tweeted that that the IDF “remains ready for various scenarios but does not seek to escalate the situation.”
The IDF has struck dozens of Iranian military targets in Syria in response to the Iranian rocket attack against Israel. Quds force is behind attack and has played the initial price. IDF remains ready for various scenarios but does not seek to escalate the situation. pic.twitter.com/4rC8gHK2LG
— Jonathan Conricus (@LTCJonathan) May 10, 2018