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Bombers of the Russian space forces launched a heavy attack on rebel positions in the Syrian province of Idlib. About it reports the edition “al-Masdar”.
Targeted a terrorist movement “Khayat Tahrir al-sham” (banned in Russia), entrenched in the town of Erich. According to the source editions, the Russian military acted on intelligence received from local informants in the provinces.
It is noted that this is the second massive RAID on the militants ‘ positions in 48 hours. Official confirmation from the Russian defense Ministry no.
On 13 October it became known that the representatives of the Syrian government, led by the Kurdish movement “Syrian democratic forces” (SDS) and sat down at the negotiating table at the Russian airbase Hamim. The meeting was held shortly after the Syrian army began the transfer of power in the North of the country for the confrontation of the Turkish aggression.
On 9 October, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the beginning of military operations in Syria against the PKK and banned terrorist organization “Islamic state”. It goes together with the formation of the free Syrian army. The operation was called “the Source of peace”. The first intensive attacks were made in the province of hasakah. 12 Oct Turkey took control of the Syrian town of RAS al-ain, which is considered one of the key objectives of the Turkish armed forces. Erdogan explained the operation that the Syrian government is not able to cope with the terrorists.
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