In the early morning of the 15th local time, a huge explosion sounded over the Syrian capital Damascus, and the building where the station’s correspondent in Syria was located also swayed significantly in the explosion.
Subsequently, the Syrian military confirmed that the explosion was caused by the Syrian government’s air defense system intercepted Israeli incursion missiles.
At present, no casualties have been reported.
Israel has long designated Iran to expand its power in the Middle East, saying that it cannot tolerate Iran turning Syria into a forward position against Israel, and repeatedly attacking targets in Syria on the grounds of attacking Iranian military facilities.
Syria and Iran deny that Iran has troops stationed in Syria.
Since January this year, many parts of Syria have been attacked by Israeli air raids on many times, resulting in many deaths and injuries.