Photo: Dmitry Vinogradov / RIA Novosti
Militants groups “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra” (banned in Russia) attacked the base Hamim in the Syrian province of Latakia, where deployed Russian military group. This was reported in the Ministry of defense of Russia, RIA Novosti reported.
According to authorities, the incident occurred on Sunday evening, may 19. Terrorists released on the basis of six shells from jet system of volley fire (MLRS) from the zone of de-escalation in Idlib. All the shells were destroyed by the duty air defense forces, no one was hurt.
The defense Ministry added that was used to fire the installation of the terrorists was found on the outskirts of the village of Kafer-noble. Air and space forces (VKS) struck her spot-kick.
Thus, simultaneously with the attack using MLRS near the base Hamim was seen two drone fighters. They were approaching from the North and North-East. They are also eliminated.
19 may it was reported that the militants in Syria constantly shelled government troops despite a cease-fire by Syrian government forces on may 18.
In April the Russian space forces launched a record this year, the number of air strikes on extremist forces in Syria. This is due to the increased activity of the militants, “Hayat Tahrir al-sham” (HTS created on the basis of “Dzhabhat EN Nusra”).
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