Israeli's Deadly Air Force Has Been Destroying Syria's Russian-Built Air Defense Systems

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nationalinterest.org—Sebastien Roblin Security, Middle East Something you might not have known.  Since 2012, Israeli aircraft have launched dozens of air strikes on Syrian government, Hezbollah and Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps forces in Syria. These attacks reached a new peak in May 9 when, in response to an Iranian rocket artillery attack, twenty-eight Israeli F-15s and F-16s launched more than sixty guided weapons at targets throughout Syria. In addition to numerous Iranian logistical bases and staging...

Russian missile defense system took direct hit during Israeli strikes in Syria. by WorldTribune Staff, May 16, 2018 Russia relies heavily on foreign military sales to boost its economy. So the Kremlin scrambled to avoid bad publicity for one of its weapons systems last week after it took a direct hit during Israeli airstrikes in Syria. Israel released footage from the May 10 airstrikes showing the Russian-made […]