Israel Strikes Syrian Airbase Near Homs

Initial reporting: “Syrian air defenses are responding to an “Israeli” aggression on the outskirts of Shayrat Airport, in the eastern Bariq of Homs.”

This location houses the Shayrat Airbase which has two runways and three fighter squadrons:

  • 675th Fighter Squadron (MIG-23s)
  • 677th Fighter Squadron (SU-22s)
  • 685th Fighter Squadron (SU-22s)