Sunday, March 26, 2017
Further details from the latest edition of the DEBKAfile newsletter clarifying the recent launch of the Israeli arrow anti-ballistic missile.
"Israeli-Russian clash over Hizballah's Golan grab"
"The Israeli drone that targeted the Syrian militiaman Yasser Sayad outside the Golan town of Quneitra Sunday, March 19, reinforced the message first carried by the Israeli Arrow 2 which shot down a Syrian SA-5 anti-air missile Friday."
". . . the Syrian SA-5 was intercepted microseconds before hitting the Israeli jets attacking a consignment of Hizballah weapons outside the Syria T4 base near Palmyra, where a Russian contingent is also housed."
SA-5 Gammon [NATO designation] as intercepted by the Israeli Arrow anti-ballistic-missile. Gammon in two versions, S-200 and S-400. The latter reputed to have an anti-ballistic-missile capability. GAMMON IN ADDITION NOT SOLD OUTSIDE THE SOVIET UNION EXCEPT TO SYRIA!!