17 Apr '18, 11am

False Alarm, Not Outside Attack, Sets Off Syria Air Defenses

False Alarm, Not Outside Attack, Sets Off Syria Air Defenses

BEIRUT — A false alarm set off Syrian air defense systems early on Tuesday, the military said, denying earlier reports of an "outside aggression" and incoming airstrikes and underscoring the chaotic nature of the multiple actors in Syria's theater of war. Syrian state media reported hours earlier that the country confronted yet another assault, shooting down missiles over the central region of Homs and a suburb of Damascus before dawn. The reports did not say who carried out the alleged strikes, adding to Mideast jitters only days after the United States, Britain and France conducted airstrikes targeting Syria's alleged chemical weapons facilities in retaliation for a suspected chemical weapons attack that they blamed on the Syrian government. The Syrian Central Media said six missiles targeted the Shayrat air base in Homs on Tuesday, adding that Syrian air defenses shot d...

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