The defense Ministry commented on the message about the plane crash in Syria


“All FSI Russian planes are on the airfield airbase Hamim,” — said the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia Igor Konashenkov (quoted by “Interfax”).

According to Konashenkov, the information about the allegedly downed Russian plane — “another rumor”, said to “Interfax”.

Earlier today, Reuters, citing Syrian monitoring centre for human rights reported that in the Syrian province of Aleppo military aircraft crashed. At the same time, as noted by the Agency, the rights defenders did not have information about the cause of the crash. Also it was not known who it belongs to.

The representative of the Russian Centre for reconciliation the warring parties in Syria reported on Sunday that in the region of Aleppo, fierce fighting.

Reuters, citing witnesses and human rights activists claimed that the areas around Aleppo, which is controlled by the rebels, June 5, 50 were subjected to air strikes.