“God bless you, God bless you,” a man can be heard saying, shortly after the interceptor seemed to collide with a missile, making a large boom sound.
“F*ck those American bastards,” the man from the video says.
The Syrian Army reports shooting down 13 US, UK and French missiles.
On Friday night, Trump said that strike operations were underway in response to an alleged attack in Douma, which Damascus and Moscow maintain was a false flag. Analysts are puzzled by the logic of Trump’s decision to stand up against “Gas Animal Assad” by raining explosives on Syria and killing Syrians.
Damascus, Homs, a research facility in Barzeh, and an IRGC base in Qasioun Mountain have reportedly been targeted during the military operations.
Just now: Syrian Air Defense successfully intercepts cruise missile in Damascus pic.twitter.com/N2UFa4Cy4X
— Leith Aboufadel (@leithfadel) April 14, 2018
Missiles everywhere, God bless our military. pic.twitter.com/WmHLcUDKTX
— Majd Fahd 🇸🇾 (@Syria_Protector) April 14, 2018