Syrian state media said on Thursday a military airport near Homs was subjected to “missile aggression” and was intercepted by the Syrian air defense system before it reached its target.
Syria reports missile attack on military airport near Homs
A picture taken on April 7, 2017 shows a view of the damaged Shayrat airfield at the Syrian government forces military base targeted by US cruise missiles, southeast of the central and third largest Syrian city of Homs. (AFP)
Reuters, AP, Beirut
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