The IDF attacked Syrian army targets in response to a thwarted attack

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TseThe Syrian army’s targets last night (Tuesday) in response to the laying of explosive devices, which were thwarted last night in the southern Golan Heights. According to the military statement, the attack took place in southern Syria, and involved fighter jets, fighter helicopters and IDF aircraft. The targets attacked include observation posts and intelligence gathering devices, anti-aircraft guns and means of control at Syrian army bases. The announcement also states that the IDF considers the Syrian regime responsible for any action taken in its territory, andWill continue to act resolutely against any violation of the sovereignty of the State of Israel.

The Syrian State News Agency, Sanaa, quoted a Syrian military source as saying that around 10:40 PM, Israeli combat helicopters attacked several sites on the border in the Quneitra area with several rocket barrages and that Only damage was done. “

On the night between Sunday and Monday, Tza was eliminatedTo a squad of four terrorists who tried to place explosives on the Syrian border, east of the border fence with Israel. The army statement said soldiers and aircraft fired at the four, at least one of them armed. There are no Israeli casualties in the incident. The incident took place in the area of ​​an inactive IDF outpost on the border line parallel to Moshav Eliad, where the IDF previously operated to assist Syrian refugees.

The four crossed the line separating Syrian territory from the Israeli enclave, but did not cross the fence. The IDF spokesman, Brigadier General Hedi Zilberman, said that civilians were not traveling, so the explosives were intended to hit the soldiers. The force operated within a range of 300-100 meters from the terrorists. “Light weapons and machine guns,” the IDF said He considers the Syrian regime responsible for any action taken in its territory and will not allow any violation of the sovereignty of the State of Israel. “

For the time being, the defense establishment estimates that Hezbollah is not behind the attempted attack yesterday, and that Iran is the one that allegedly operated a local cell consisting of Shiite militia operatives with the aim of harming IDF forces.To. Iran has tried several times to hit Israeli targets, following an attack on Iranian targets in Syria attributed to Israel.

Yesterday, the commander of the Bashan formation, Brigadier General Roman Goffman, and the head of the Foreign Relations Division, Brigadier General Efi Dafrin, met with the commander of the UNDOF, General Ishvar Hamel, at the scene of the bombing.Responsible for everything that happens on its surface.

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