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The militants of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia), ambushed soldiers of the Syrian army. It is reported by Al Masdar News.
According to the newspaper, the terrorists were able to catch the military off guard in the East. It happened not far from the strategically important town of es-Sohne in the desert, in the Syrian province of HOMS.
It is noted that members of ISIS used anti-tank guided missiles to wreak havoc in the ranks of the convoy of Syrian forces. In the attack, several soldiers died. In addition, the terrorists attacked one of the government tanks, and the trench.
Al Masdar News noted that this is the second ambush of militants in three days, which got the Syrians.
On 19 may, the militants grouping “Dzhabhat EN-Nusra” (banned in Russia) attacked the base Hamim in the Syrian province of Latakia, where deployed Russian military group.
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