Russian Air Defenses Intercept Projectile Targeting Hmeimim Base

An unmanned aircraft of unknown origin has been shot down near the Russian Khmeimim airbase in Syria. No one was injured in the incident and the base did not sustain any damage, the Russian Defense Ministry said.

The flying object came close to the military facility late on Monday and was destroyed by the base air defenses. Khmeimim airfield continued to operate normally following the incident.

Latakia – Jableh Air defense intercepted a number of enemy missiles near Khmeimim airbase (Russian forces in Syria). Some sources noted that It could be drones or missiles. Waiting for more information.

Asem Saleh/RT/Sputnik