IDF Patriot anti-missile battery activated against Syrian UAV

Witnesses report that a Patriot anti-missile missile was fired east towards the Syrian border from the northern town of Safed Friday afternoon. Explosions were heard on the Golan. There was no siren alert and no information about the Patriot’s target. The IDF confirmed later that the Patriot  intercepted  a Syrian UAV as it approached the Israeli the border.

This was the second time in less than a week that the Patriot system went into action on the Syrian front, after intercepting a Syrian drone flying over the Sea of Galilee on Wednesday.

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4 thoughts on “IDF Patriot anti-missile battery activated against Syrian UAV

  • Jul 13, 2018 @ 15:48 at 15:48
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    the syrian army should pepper angus now …. HERE COMES THE pAIN!

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  • Jul 13, 2018 @ 16:04 at 16:04
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    1 drone – 1 missile.Come on IDF / IAF it”s time to bomb Assad and Company to the stone age.Long overdue.
    Deals won”t work with Assad / Nasrallah / Mullahs and that guy in Russia.

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  • Jul 13, 2018 @ 19:01 at 19:01
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    You could buy S400s from the Russians. The Patriots appear to be crap.

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    • Jul 13, 2018 @ 19:32 at 19:32
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      Russian hardware is GARBAGE.

      The US and Israel have control of the skies over Syria and Lebanon – and soon the skies over Fascist Iran.

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