To protect the airport, Hmeimim used air defenses, which allegedly shot down all the drones.
In Syria, an attempt was made to attack Hmeimim airport in Latakia province with the help of drones. This was announced the day before by the Syrian state agency SANA.
It is alleged that some “terrorist groups” carried out the attack. Air defense systems were used to protect the airport, which allegedly destroyed all the drones.
SANA did not give any other details of the incident.
As you know, there is a Russian military base at Hmeimim airport. It has been repeatedly attacked, resulting in losses both in personnel and in military equipment.
The day before, the media reported that the U.S. military deployed a Russian convoy in Syria, which was heading towards the oil field.