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The reason for the firing position of Israel on the Golan heights last night was the response to the blows force the Jewish state a few days ago. This is stated in the Telegram-channel 4 Directorate charged with monitoring the situation in the middle East.
The authors indicate that on may 8, the Israeli air force attacked Iranian forces in Syria. Previously only been reported that the attack was subjected to military facilities in the territory South of Damascus. Two people were killed.
As noted, in response, may 10, was fired from jet systems of volley fire on the Israeli army. The attack had been “the headquarters of the 810th brigade, the runway, the center for electronic intelligence, border posts”, but about the destruction of infrastructure no data. The Israeli authorities said that Iranian forces in Syria fired 20 rockets on the positions of the Jewish state on the Golan heights. It was reported that a number of shells failed to intercept.
In response, the Israeli military shelled targets in Syrian territory. It was reported that the air defense system of Syria shot down a few dozen shells, but the others destroyed the radar station and ammunition depot, killing three people.
According to the defense Ministry, the Israeli air strike on Syria, carried out under the pretext of a response to the shelling by the Iranian military, lasted two hours.
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