Defense Ministry: Russian planes in Syria for 53 days destroyed the fortified area of terrorists


MOSCOW, October 11. Aircraft of the Russian Federation in Syria for 53 days destroyed the fortified area of terrorists, said the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia major-General Igor Konashenkov.

“Just for a day by aircraft of the Russian air group 53 destroyed fortified area and defensive positions of terrorists with weapons and military equipment, a field command post militants, four terrorist training camps, seven ammunition depots, artillery and mortar batteries,” he said.

The data of radio intercepts indicate a growing panic among the gangs of the Islamic state in Syria, said the Agency.

The Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation noted the progress in negotiating agreements with the Pentagon about the safety of military aircraft in attacks in Syria. “Our experts note the progress in negotiating a possible agreement between the defense ministries of the two countries about the security of military flights in attacks by international terrorists in Syria,” – said the official representative of Russian defense Ministry major General Igor Konashenkov.

Konashenkov has informed that “there was a second video-conference of experts of the defense ministries of Russia and the United States on security issues during the operation in Syria.”

In the course of it, “discussed in detail Russian and American proposals put forward by the parties during the first business contact”. Discussion, he said, “had a professional and constructive”.