Syrian Army Claims It Shot Down Israeli Warplane, Drone; Israel Denies


Zero Hedge

Just hours after the hard-fought Syrian ceasefire deal went into effect after sunset on Monday – a deal which even Washington has expressed uncertainty whether it will hold or not – earlier today the tentative peace may have been broken when a new counterparty emerged, after the Syrian army claimed it had shot down an Israeli warplane and drone flying over its territory, following an Israeli attack on a Syrian army position in southern Syria, state media reported. 

SANA news agency said the warplane had attacked an army position at 1 a.m. on Tuesday in the southern Quneitra countryside. It claimed that it and a drone were then shot down.

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