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May 30 2020

Russia hands over MiG-29 fighter jets to Syria

Damascus, SANA_ The Syrian Arab Army on Saturday received the second group of modern and advanced MiG-29 fighter jets at a ceremony at Hmeimim base in Lattakia. “ In the framework of military and technical cooperation between Russia and Syria, the Russian side handed over the second batch of advanced and modernized MiG-29 fighter jets to Syria, during a ceremony at Hmeimim base,” a military source said. According to the source, the received fighters are more effective than their previous generation and took off from the Hemeimim base towards the different Syrian air bases. “As of June 1, 2020, Syrian …

Apr 27 2020

Air defenses repel Israeli missile aggression over Damascus, down most of missiles

Damascus, SANA_ A military source said that three civilians were martyred and three  others were injured, including a child, in Al-Hujaira and Al-Adliya towns in Damascus southern countryside due to the Israeli missiles aggression from over Lebanese airspace.The source said in a statement to SANA that through following up the results of the Israeli aggression at dawn on Monday, we found some shrapnel of the hostile missiles fell in the populated Al-Hujaira and Al-Adliya towns, claiming the lives of three citizens and wounding three others, including a six-year-old child. Earlier, Syrian army air defenses repelled an Israeli missile aggression from …