Victims of a rocket attack on the base of government forces in Syria were 6 people, 7 more got wounds. These data are reported by local authorities.
Received information from the Governor of the province of HOMS. He reports that the U.S. military struck the runway, warehouses of ammunition, as well as tankers and aircraft, which was based on the airfield shirt, which is 40 km from 3 largest Syrian city of HOMS. This airfield was used in order to the Syrian air force could strike positions of ISIL militants, who are close to Palmyra.
The airfield is located near the road that connects HOMS and Palmyra. Has been reported that ISIS terrorists attacked positions of fighters of the Syrian army in the area of the airfield. We have used the fact that the U.S. military struck with cruise missiles "Tomahawk". Recall that 59 cruise missiles exploded on the airfield and military base. While there are conflicting data on the dead and wounded. Earlier, a source in the command of the Syrian army reported that at the airport there are dead and wounded.
Throughout all the operations on liberation of Palmyra Syrian aircraft flew into the airport shirt and attacked by terrorists "Islamic state" who were trying to take another airport - Tias. It is close to Palmyra. Also the Governor of HOMS said that after the missile strikes the United States on the territory of the military base caught fire, rescue crews are still trying to stop the fire and continue the rescue operation at the point of impact.
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