Israel and Syria

Israel destroys half of Syrian Air Defenses - source

Israel estimates that it destroyed nearly half of Syria's air defense system in a retaliatory air force sortie after one of its F-16 fighter jets was shot down by a Syrian missile, according to a military assessment provided to local news …

Israel closes part of its airspace for flights

The aviation authorities of Israel have informed that although the airspace is closed for flights in a considerable part of the country, the latter’s main airport is operating normally, despite the incident with the Iranian drone and the …

Israel not to tolerate Iran's presence in Syria

Israel will not tolerate an Iranian military presence in Syria, Israel's President Benjamin Netanyahu said at his meeting with visiting Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu today focused mostly on …

 Syrian shell lands on Israeli Golan Heights

A mortar shell fired from Syria landed in the northern Golan Heights on Friday afternoon, the Israel Defense Forces said. No one was hurt and no damage was reported in the incident. IDF forces located the shell casing …