Explosions near Damascus prompt response from Syrian defenses

MENA

Published: 2024-04-06 15:53

Last Updated: 2024-05-27 12:58


Location of the Iranian consulate in Damascus being targeted
Location of the Iranian consulate in Damascus being targeted

A series of explosions were heard near the Syrian capital, Damascus, with the incident currently under investigation by security authorities, according to a Roya correspondent on Saturday.

Initial reports suggest that Syrian military units reacted to incursions and surveillance balloons near the Al-Fardous suburb, the correspondent said.

Subsequent sources confirmed that Syrian defenses retaliated against objects believed to be drones or surveillance drones in the Damascus countryside.

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