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2d LD-Writethru: Syrian air defenses intercept missiles fired at airbase in Homs

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

DAMASCUS, April 17 (Xinhua) -- Syrian air defenses intercepted all missiles fired at an airbase in the central province of Homs after midnight Tuesday, local media reported.
The missiles targeted the Shayrat airbase in Homs, state news agency SANA and the War Media, the media wing of the Syrian army and its allies, reported.
The Syrian air defenses intercepted all the missiles, said the reports, adding that the source of the missile strike was not yet known.
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