Radio station «Reshet bet» reports that the Israeli military has deployed missile defense system «Arrow» for the interception of missiles by Syrian air defenses fired at IDF planes, carrying out a combat mission.
Earlier, the press service of the IDF reported that on the night of Friday, March 17, Israeli aircraft struck several targets in Syria.
During the operation, the Syrians, the aircraft was released a few air defense missiles, one of which was intercepted by the Israeli missile.
As a result of this incident among the Israelites there were no injuries.
In the army press office confirmed that the incident was linked to the triggering of the sirens in the Jordan valley: the explosions heard during the night in Jerusalem, modi’in, Judea and Samaria were explosions in the interception of missiles by Syrian air defenses.