Photo: Free Syrian Army
The militants in Syria, tried to attack anti-aircraft missile systems s-300 “Favorit” Syrian government forces located in the province of Hama. It is reported by Al Masdar News.
According to the military, insurgents fired several rockets from the MLRS “Grad” in the direction of Masyaf the evening of July 21. It is noted that located in the area-300 first came under attack. The result is the missiles of the jihadists has not achieved its goals largely through the defense systems in the province of Tartous, said the military.
1 July it was reported that the s-300 that Russia gave Syria, finally fully deployed and ready to use. The delivery of three divisions, each with eight units, was completed in early October 2018.
The decision to supply s-300 to Syria was taken once in September, the Russian reconnaissance aircraft Il-20 was hit by a Syrian missile system s-200 present Israeli F-16 fighter. The Minister of defence of Russia Sergey Shoigu laid the blame for the incident on Israel, and the Israeli army on Syria, Iran and Hizbollah.
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