Report: Iran fired at Israeli warplanes in Syria

Iranian forces open fire on IAF planes carrying out operation in Syria, defense officials say.

Tags: IAF Syria Iran
Arutz Sheva Staff ,

IDF Spokesperson

Iranian forces fired at Israeli warplanes during a recent attack by the Israeli Air Force in Syria, defense officials said Monday.

The IDF released a statement denying 'rumors' that Israeli planes were attacked by Iranian forces.

Defense officials reported the incident as the IAF is hosting an international exercise with the participation of US British Indian Italian Norwegian Italian German and French airplanes in the Negev, the 'Blue Fire' exercise.