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Syrian Air Defense Activated In Response To Israeli Strike On T4 Airport

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Syrian Air Defense Activated In Response To Israeli Strike On T4 Airport

ILLUSTRATIVE

Late on January 14 (around 22:00 Damascus time), the Isareli Air Force carried out a strike on the T4 airport in the Syrian province of Homs.

According to pro-Syrian sources, the Syrian Air Defense responded to the strike by downing “a number of of missiles.” Nonetheless, the Syrian side confirmed that at least 4 missiles hit the T4 airport area, but said that the strike caused a material damage only. Pro-Israeli sources claim that multiple ‘Iranian personnel’ were killed in the strike.

The T4 airport is the operational base for Iranian-backed anti-ISIS operations in the central part of Syria as well as hosts a part of Iranian unmanned aerial vehicles deployed in the country.

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  • lovethemapples

    It wasn’t active before?:))) Why have it then?

    • d’Artagnan

      4 missiles were fired from Lebanese airspace and all were intercepted. Syrian media just showed fragments of missiles and no damage.

      • Zionist Internet Warrior

        no man, it would’ve been easier to intercept if that was the case. However, SANA said the IDF warplanes launched the missiles from Al-Tanf airspace which is only 35-60km away from T4. The Syrian radar operators had little heads up.

  • Simon Ndiritu

    Syria has turned to be a P*ssy country that does not stand up for forces that have helped it eliminate ISIS and Al qaeda

    • Human kind is doomed

      After 8 years of war Syria is a wounded country, with not much of the strength and power and at the same time confronted to a number of wild beasts (USA, Israel, Turkey)
      What do you think Syria CAN do?

      • bob

        Suffer!

        • BlueHeadLizard

          Yep and Israel keeps winning friends in the neighbourhood.

          • bob

            Judging by the comments on here I’d say theres more chance of hell freezing over

            But one can only hope some mad mullahs see sense

        • Human kind is doomed

          Not the smartest answer…

          • bob

            You know your name, well cross out the “Human”part and insert Iran instead and you’ll be doing much better!

        • Free man

          Why should Syria suffer?
          This war should already be over. It is also an American and an Israeli interest.
          I am sure that Russia will ensure the security of Syria’s neighbors.

      • Jimmy Jim

        TIME TO BURN SOME KIKERS!

        • Jake321

          Are you some dimwit eating road kill in a shack in WV, Adolf, or just another drunk Putz Putin the Poisoner Troll in a Moscow Troll house waiting for some Chechen to blow you up?

    • occupybacon

      What would be their option in your opinion, strike back at Israel?

      • Kananda

        Yup! the Leviathan complex.

      • BlueHeadLizard

        Good question. So Syria would open up another front. Israel inevitably win so invade more Syria territory on top of Golan Heights and expel the remaining Palestinians in Gaza, West Bank and Israel to this new conquered territory ‘New Palestine’. Syria is prudent not to pick a fight it would loose, at least for now, and focus on its immediate priorities.

    • Free man

      The Russia-Israel agreement allows Israel to attack Iranian forces and respond to anyone who attempts to hit Israeli aircraft. So it is better that the SAA doesn’t intervene.

  • bob

    Who writes this stuff?

    Honestly its obvious by now even to a ten year old that Syria doesn’t have an air defence system

    I wish they’d send it back to Russia and ask for their money back

    Honestly what a bunch of mugs!

    • Jimmy Jim

      get a life asswipe kike loser lol…..

    • Concrete Mike

      Honestly its.obvious , IDF=ISIS AIR FORCE.

      These were lob bombs tossed over from lebanon. A cowardly strike that wont change the outcome of the war.

      Zionist shills like you will howl for days and make shit up.
      Your existence is pathetic!

      • bob

        Did you use ready mix by any chance?

        Obviously some of it got between your ears, concrete that is!

  • Hos Ng

    On vt there was a great article about how iran took care of the oil thiefs in deir ezzor. Turns out a bunch of 911 type traitors and mercenairies died. Yay.

  • <>

    Goodjob, Iran shall have no peace in Syria.

    • Jimmy Jim

      lol KIKE

    • LR captain

      if you’re gonna do an strike do a full one that will actually causes damage. Cause the only effects of this is they build deeper more reinforced barracks and the SAA acquire more AA systems. Not mention that any thing below 12 missile is really just target practice for the SADF.

      sorry to me this looked half arsed and a far cry from Israeli could really do.
      what does not kill makes you stronger.

      • <>

        LR, I expect us to hit them harder after Gantz wins, Bibi is a chickenshit and that’s all he can do, same vs Hamas. We will deal with our enemies like we know best, first our corrupted government must go, I’m pretty sure in March it’s finally over.

        • LR captain

          bibi does want to get hurt in any away.
          At least Gantz won’t call off an operation because get got bruised.

          metaphor out of the way, Gantz won’t care if the SADF down a drone or two as long as those drone blew up tank depot he would be fine. you get what im saying?

          • <>

            Well hitting Syria is not our first priority, crushing Hamas for good is. Like seriously, they have no where to run and are locked between us and Egypt. One major operation is all it takes to send 20K of them to meet their God, Bibi is afraid to do it. Fine then, let someone else who is willing to do it the option, that fucker doesn’t wanna resign. Civilian casulaties will be part of it too, but it must happen sooner or later – and it will.

          • LR captain

            i was not talking about Hamas dammit as along as they keep striking civilian once month that makes terrorists by definition.

            But you are right to extent they now ATGMs and should be able to hold out against a siege until their supply of ATGM is exhausted. In another few years who knows what part of their capabilities they will further develop. guidance chips for missiles maybe.

            also try 26K IDF troops not 20K cause Hamas have 30K troops (you are the one who me that) And don’t be surprised when there is 2-5K IDF wounded or dead. Bibi won’t pay in blood Gantz will.

          • <>

            20K are only Hamas, 10K is Islamic Jihad. 20-30K in total, still it’s not something that should stop us. We need to act like Russia is doing in Idlib, the IDF casualties won’t be as high as you claim..we will just flatten everything if we have to. Gazans can choose – remove Hamas and face a major Israeli operation that will hurt them too.

          • LR captain

            so genocide then? cause when you say flatten that means genocide.

            but fine what do you the think IDF casualties will be then?

          • <>

            Not genocide, they can go into safe zones near the Egyptian border till the operation to remove the terrorists is over. If they choose to stay in the middle of the fighting between us and the Islamists, then they will get hurt inevitably. My prediction is up to 800 dead IDF troops, and maybe dozens more Israeli civilians due to rockets. But after that, we can finally have peace.

          • LR captain

            800 ok but wounded id will say 2K wounded. cause lets face it they would have child soldiers and can’t bomb entrenched enemies from a sewers and ruble think tunnel rats from Vietnam.

            to be honesty i still think you underestimating them.

          • <>

            Whatever the cost, I take the Russian war in Chechniya as a role model. Israel can not accept them firing rockets whenever they don’t get 15M$ per month Qatari money (Bibi made a deal with them). A war to end the Islamists is the only option, we just need someone with balls like Gantz to lead it.

          • LR captain

            and the seems to the one good thing i like about him he would take a bloody nose bibi won’t.

            PS sorry about the server, i thought the war was gonna get hot (did not want discuss tactics during a hot war. ), besides i find it easier to talk on here anyway.

          • <>

            No problem LR, it’s better to talk here anyways. Gantz has served 40 years in the army, if I need to trust someone with my life – it’s him. Let’s see after March 2nd.

          • LR captain

            well lets hope the bibi does not call in a praetorian guard (US troops) cuase lets face it he is not gonna step down and there might be riot or two and hell will blame it on iran and call the US for help.

          • <>

            I agree.

          • Jake321

            I wish it wasn’t so.

          • Jake321

            Nahhhhhhhh…but maybe ethnic cleansing.

          • LR captain

            @The_Angry_Jew:disqus uh… do you support that view? or can i safety ignore him

          • <>

            He is just messing up with you LR, don’t take everything seriously. The facts are if we go inside Gaza to crush Hamas using our full firepower, we will do it and no one can stop us. It just takes an order.

          • LR captain

            well when i explained to him about the idea of israel using 35-60K IDF to clear the boarder area of launchers and missile he said the IDF should just kill all of them (labanon’s entire population).

            its sad that same do not the not know what if feasible.
            Hamas being removed 25K IDF troops time 4-9 months losses around 2K wounded
            Hezbollah being removed 35-60K IDF troops time 1-5 years losses around 5-15K wounded
            getting russia out of syria have the US put 24-36K boots on ground
            iran regime change 200,000 boots on the ground clearing the coastline time 3-8 years. losses 50K and up.

            all wars cost blood to win and those who think otherwise should be dragged to front line.

          • Jake321

            Gaza will be flattened well before anything like that happened. And there will be a lot more Palestinians in Europe, Jordan, Egypt and wherever other than Gaza.

          • Concrete Mike

            If you want to get rid of.hamas, then hit qatar, like seriously.

            How pig headed do you have to be? This is all.a show and it will end in a shoah if you dont stop the militarism loop.

            That loop is a toilet flushing, and the only way to go is down.

          • <>

            We don’t talk to terrorists – we kill them.

          • Jake321

            And who will bring on a “Shoah,” you, big mouth? Any country or group that ever seriously tried that will make such pretty glow in the dark dust and vapor.

    • truth has no comparable power

      Hey buddy..
      I do understand that iran and some other countries around your country wish to kill all Jewish people, which is absolutely insane to think like that…. but they are muslims so they are brain washed by their “”suppose religion/Muhammad:””
      They have no moral this people who think that all Jews should be killed, I even read a message in previous post . 1 of this so called muslim,he was messaging in his post that he will be happy to kill Jews babies and kids to cut their heads of..
      Because of that behaviour Europe hates Iran USA hates iran and so on
      Religious leaders have no place in our society as country leaders..
      When this war in Syria has started they quickly run towards Europe.. why they didn’t run in Saudi Arabia,is a Muslim country or any Muslim countries?? They chose Europe because we are good in our hearts and souls and they like to abuse that.
      We will eliminate anyone ho wants us harm.. they dont like how we live they should stay the fuck in their countries..
      Peace man

      • rightiswrong rightiswrong

        Palestine is their country you ducking European imported POS.

        • Jake321

          But you said the poor Palestinians are gone. So why speak of a non-existent Palestinian country?

          • rightiswrong rightiswrong

            I said no such thing.
            The Palestinians are clearly still there, occupied by an apartheid force of brutal killers, but they are still there, have been for thousands of years.
            Long before those wandering barbarians who worship golden calves turned up.

    • rightiswrong rightiswrong

      No one has peace as long as your lot are on the planet.

      • <>

        Then maybe you should move to the moon?

        • rightiswrong rightiswrong

          Go duck yourself, the world did better with Palestinians, your lot are a stain on humanity.

          • <>

            Lesson learnt – you don’t curse me. Blocked number #57.

          • rightiswrong rightiswrong

            You ducking little girl, 57 times, go duck yourself.

            A bit thinned skinned, about 4 short ducking pervert.

          • Jake321

            Poor Palestinians. You stated that in the past tense. Stain or not, clear that in your vacuous mind the Israelis are here and the poor Palestinians are gone.

          • rightiswrong rightiswrong

            Don’t be projecting your hopes on to my posts.

            The Palestinians are the rightful owners of Palestine. The apartheid force inserted by Britain and the US are there only as long as their foreign backers need them there.

            After that, they will be sent back to Europe.

    • Kananda

      wrong english

      • Jake321

        Looks fine to me. But maybe it doesn’t translate quite right into your Russian, Igor.

  • Jimmy Jim

    NUKE THE KIKES & SAVE THE PLANET!

  • Damien C

    Guys some of you need to remember

    The Syrian government don’t have battalions of S300s strewn all over the place.
    With limited resources and trained personnel they have to be efficient with what they have available to them.
    They still use the S200 and several BUK systems from the 1970s-1980s which while still effective as the USA cruise missile attacks can testify are not as accurate as the more modern s300 or s400.

    That said accuracy in retaliation against Israeli aircraft is not the issue with any Israeli strike on Syria, it is regional geography that saves the Israeli planes and their pilots.
    Syria has a mountainous border with Lebanon almost 150 miles long rising in height from 4,500 ft to 12,000 ft
    The Israeli warplanes fly low out of Israel an into Lebanese airspace along the mountain range once they reach an area that they wish to fire from these planes steep climb to just above the mountain peaks fire their missiles and dart back down behind the mountain range for cover, then return to Israel.

    If the Israeli’s send 4 planes (F16s) like they normally do that’s at least 24 missiles to deal with, some are going to get through especially with limited Air defences. Which is why the head choppers are continually flying drones at Syrian and Russian bases to probe the defences. The results and intelligence ends up with the Israelis to aid them in planning further attacks.
    This pop-up and fire method (shoot and scoot) is the only way Israel conduct operations in Syria they do not enter Syrian airspace at anytime with Israeli identification transponders
    active, otherwise they would be eliminated as a threat very quickly.

    The Israelis have in the past flown through Jordanian and Saudi airspace and into Syrian airspace proper to carry out attacks. However they usually use U.S identification signatures which allows them to fly unhindered as the Syrian Air Defences will have them listed as coalition aircraft.

    The Israelis will then launch an attack on Iranian assets and leave. Many hours later once
    the Israelis are home safe the U.S will deny it was coalition aircraft involved in the attack but they will only make this clear once the Israeli aircraft are free of danger.

    • LR captain

      actually anything the 12 missiles is only giving the SADF target practice, using for 4 planes is not something they really do. they normally stick to drones for deep strike. or fie from Lebanon’s air space.

      there has more than enough close calls, that IDF know SAA is very much capable shooting down their planes.

      • Damien C

        Israels last three attacks have been with 4 planes, I said that they use Lebanons airspace and mountains for cover in the second paragraph, and when they struck at the Iraqi border they were using US transponders for cover

    • Leon

      If the S300 is totally inefficient, sell them back and buy a few Iskander to reply after each attack ….but I’m not sur Putin will agree.

      • Damien C

        I don’t think anyone anywhere has ever suggested the finest ADS in the world is inefficient

        • Leon

          Never, anywhere has a S300 shot down an aircraft in a real conflict. But what I should have said: if the S300 IN SYRIA is totally inefficient , sell……

    • Jake321

      Whatever. Whatever works and this has been working very well.

  • Leon

    Air defense activated BUT S300 still sleeping deeply.

    • Zionist Internet Warrior

      Yes, because unfortunately the Russians control it.

    • Kananda

      the s-300 is too proud to contact the IL PLANES :d

  • Rhodium 10

    Accord Syrian ministry of defense…4 cruise missile were shot down…one hit the base caused limited damage…during the last Israeli attack vs Damascus….sources told that 2 missile hit target…but it was Debris vs civilians houses..as Pantsir shrapnel blades use to cut the intercepted missile and parts of them continue with the inertia of the flight until they fall to the ground causing sometimes damage.

  • Zionist Internet Warrior

    60% interception rate with BUK/KUB against advanced Delilah cruise missiles is pretty good. However, 80-90% is what the SAA needs to strive towards.

    • Jake321

      And the Islamist Iranian body bags just keep going home, whatever rate you make up.

  • Zionist Internet Warrior

    Hard to believe this is still happening when Syria allegedly received 28 S-300PM2 launchers and many radars. But the facts are only 4 out of the 28 S-300 launchers are deployed inside Maysaf, and under the Russian Military Operators control. As for the other 24 S-300 SAM, they are in storage wasting away while the Kike’s continue to strike at ease.

    • Kananda

      the f-35 are really invisible for these radars

      • Zionist Internet Warrior

        No, not invisible. Maybe to the old soviet ones. If that was the case, how did a Syrian S-200 hit an Israeli F-35 the same day and time as a catastrophic bird strike? :)

        • Kananda

          Trust me, there were really birds. Two weaks later russian suchoy was hit by birds. 3 weeks later russian plane at sheremetyevo met birds … simply such things happen.

          one another IL aircraft was hit by s-200

          btw., just the older radars are able to recognize the stealth aircraft. the stealth technology was developed againste more modern, advanced radar systems.

          but the SAR has not enough AD systems to detect these stealth machines. russians sure, but they sit on their measurements. :)

    • Jake321

      That’s because the Russians don’t want the Syrians to use them. They don’t want to lose another spy plane or maybe a civilian airliner which could be Russian. And the Israelis, whatever you call them, keep sending your butt buddies home in body bags with impunity. Your close friends need help. Go join them, big man.

  • Kananda

    “Syrian Air Defense Activated In Response To”

    5 minutes after 12

  • Jake321

    Israel bumps off Islamist Iranians and their lap puppies yet again with impunity. Syrian air defense activated mostly after the fact as usual. At least this time they didn’t shoot down a Russian spy plane or a civilian airliner like their Key Stone Cops Islamist Iranian military buddies.