At the airport of the Syrian city of Aleppo several explosions. This was announced by the Syrian official news Agency SANA, writes Arutz Sheva.
“A number of enemy air strikes struck the Sheikh Nagurski district of the city”, – stated in the message.
It is noted that the Syrian air defense intercepted aggression and hit multiple targets.
Some media in the country reported that the explosions were caused by the attack of the rebel forces. It is also noted that in the area there are warehouses that use Iranian forces operating in Syria.
Whether the victims of the explosions is still unknown.
In February 2016, the Syrian army during the offensive, surrounded Aleppo from the North, cutting off the militants in the town from supplies from the Turkish border.
November 15, 2016, with the support of massive Russian air and missile strikes, the Syrian army launched a final offensive to capture the remaining part of the city. By mid-December the city was entirely under the control of Syrian government troops.