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Syria claimed that Israel carried out an airstrike on the Aleppo airport. Did Israel do it and why is Israel targeting Syria’s airports?

Following the second alleged attack on the airport in less than a week, the Syrian state media said that an Israeli airstrike on Aleppo airport in the country’s north had destroyed the runway and rendered it inoperable.

The airstrike targeted the airport’s runway and radio navigation system.

Did Israel do it and why is Israel targeting Syria’s airports?