Flowers in memory of the dead pilot major Roman Filippov in front of the Ministry of defense in Mosquitto: Maxim Blinov / RIA Novosti
The Ministry of defense of Russia criticized the St. Petersburg edition of “Fontanka” for the article on in Syria shot down the Russian pilot. The Ministry accused the newspaper of publishing the personal data of the pilot, in particular, salaries, calling it a violation of journalistic ethics. Review of the defense Ministry posted in Facebook.
“We do it all for nothing? Database with personal data of servicemen, close, please. We’re not even hackers, we’re journalists. We cyberarmies present, and who have, you know,” — said the Ministry staff publications.
The su-25 was shot down in the Syrian province of Idlib February 3. The responsibility for the downed aircraft undertook terrorist group “Jaish al-Nasr”. Was published video of the battle the pilot of the downed plane by fighters.
Su-25 was shot down by a portable anti-aircraft missile system (MANPADS). The terrorists he, according to Senator Igor Morozov could get from a warehouse in Vinnitsa region of Ukraine.
Video, photo All from Russia.