BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:00 P.M.) – A massive explosion was reported at the Shayrat Airbase in central Syria on Saturday, resulting in several deaths and injuries.

Accoridng to a military source at the airbase, several explosions took place at an ammunition depot, which was believed to have overheated due to the temperature.

The source added that 28 soldiers were killed and many more wounded as a result of the explosion at the Shayrat Airbase.

Among the soldiers killed were several high-ranking officers that were headquartered near the ammunition depot.

The Shayrat Airbase was previously attacked by the U.S. Armed Forces in April of 2017 after Washington accused the Syrian government of carrying out a chemical weapons attack on the Idlib Governorate town of Khan Sheikhoun.

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As usual SAA/SAF is an useless armed forces….bad commanders, officers,tactics..etc…thats why Israel dont want Iran and Hezbollah there!..they Know that SAA its an easy prey for them!

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According to an unnamed Syrian diplomat (I have my idea who he is), IDF bombings have exterminated the quarter of IRGC in Syria and put so much pressure on Hezbollah that they decided to pull 80% of their personnel out of Syria. He added that the losses were deliberately not published. The few attempts to retaliate were totally useless and ended with even more strikes as a response. He added that, after the Israeli F-16 was shot down in Feb 2018, IDF demolished about the half of SyADF’s 900 SAM launchers… Oh, BTW, Israelis are still waiting what IRGC’s boss… Read more »

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That nonsese…the only time israel killed Iranian IRGC..Iran retaliated with 55 rockets and israel only was able to intercept 4 of them…Israel only attack during night and usually ammo depot or warehouse..not vs IRGC troops!..I remember when they attacked Hezbollah and killed 6 of them..then israel lost 4 soldiers as a result of ATGM attacks near lebanon…again israel attacked hezbollah and an IED exploted killing one soldiers and injured one israeli general…then israel attacked a FINUL barrack and killed one spanish soldier!..Attacks SAA is very easy and no risk due the incompetence of SAA…but other thing is to kill Iranian… Read more »

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“and they’ve still not seen another of his promises if the strikes didn’t stopped : Downtown Tel-Aviv razed by Iranian ballistic missiles…” you mean a bit like Nuttanhyahoooo claiming that the IAF will destroy every bit of Iran’s nuclear infrastructure AND its air-defense apparatus AND air-force TOMORROW, and so for the past… 19 YEARS ? when does that one happen already, could you tell, maybe it slipped your masters’ tongue ? Trust me, the day that the corrupt thief in chief tries that suicidal move, downtown Tel-Aviv will indeed become staging grounds for an historic corporate struggle, with lots of… Read more »

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If Iran had not been, Assad would have been dead

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How is it possible to put officies of high ranking officiers near a ammunition depot? Criminal.

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Ya assadi murtad Allah punishes your from Every corner

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Shut up.
ISIS man of the Zionists

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How amusing you point this since IRGC/Quds-Force was even more active at doing the false-flags which made everybody believing Gaddafi was slaughtering Libyan population, and, as for the White-Helmets, al-Jazeera teams were doing the biased footages. It’s an open secret that, already in 1979, Khomeini wanted all Arab nationalists out : Saddam, Gaddafi, Sadat and Hafez al-Assad, he considered all of them as kafir. Let me remind you that – Khomeini met Muslim Brotherhood founder Hassan al-Banna in 1938. – Ali Khamenei PERSONALLY translated Sayyid Qutb’s 60 volumes in Farsi. Qutb was the “thinker” of the… Muslim Brotherhood, and inspired… Read more »

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Father Hafez and son Bashar destroyed Syria.
Assad’s the leadership is destroying the entire country. The genocidal dictator will be taken to The Hague. A life sentence in The Hague.

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If Iran had not been, Assad would have been dead.Bashar Assad fucked his professors so they wrote him a positive mark on his exams

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No, he’d had done the only thing that wouldn’t had been a blunder… Called Netanyahu for help and would have got : – 10-15x the air-power Putin sent – Good neighbourhood and genuine peace with Israel – US+EU weighting on his side, which he could already have welcomed as soon he came to power. – Participating the exploitation of the Levantine gas basin – 2/3 of the country is a desert, it’d be covered with agriculture and forests within a few decades. – Solving the Palestinian problem by making them Syrians – And a Nobel Peace Prize for being the… Read more »

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Your best nonsense paragraph ever, quite some time since your last recycled it. Nuttanhyahoo never intended to make peace with ANY Arab nation around, and proudly claimed he would never give back in inch of the Golan back to the Syrians, in any circumstance, and not even in a shared access capacity like they do for Jordan, it was his words verbatim and those were the very origins of the sudden collapse of the last meaningful talks that ever took place in the early 2000s between Assad and the Israeli cabinet. From the very onset of the civil war, the… Read more »

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Would Ratko Mladić get this recognition?

I would not. Bin Salman will not allow genocidal war criminals not to go to The Hague trial.

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I would not. Bin Salman will not allow genocidal war criminals not to go to The Hague trial.

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Political asylum in The Hague Court.
Otherwise the judgment will be written by his own people.

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US and EU friends Bashar’s ? US and EU were friends of Muammar Gaddafi?https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_of_Muammar_Gaddafi