Russian Air Force continues targeting terrorists’ command centers and weapons depots in Syria

Дата публикации: 20 Октябрь 2015, 18:43


Moscow – The Russian Defense Ministry announced that the Russian Air Force aircrafts have destroyed a number of terrorists’ command centers in Damascus Countryside, Homs, and Aleppo provinces.




The Ministry’s official spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said that a Russian Su24M bomber carried out an airstrike on a building where the leaders of the terrorist group known as “Failaq Omar” (Omar Legion) were based in Mark al-Sultan in the Eastern Ghouta area in Damascus Countryside.


Konashenkov added that Su24M bombers also destroyed two ammo depots and a workshop for manufacturing explosives used by ISIS terrorists in Damascus Countryside.


He said that Russian aircrafts also carried out a concentrated strike on a munitions depot for terrorists in Talbiseh area in Homs countryside at the exact time when the terrorists were receiving a new shipment of mortar rounds and machinegun ammo, adding that reconnaissance proved that the building was destroyed completely along with three shipments and weapons and munitions.


In Khan al-Assal in Aleppo countryside, a Su25 jet targeted a base for terrorists, which resulted in destroying their hideouts, tanks, and armored vehicles, noting that drone reconnaissance indicates that two tanks and 5 vehicles used by ISIS were destroyed.