The Russian air force struck the first blow to the terrorists from the airport in Iran

Russian long-range bombers Tu-22M3 bombers and fighters Tu-22M3 and su-24 taking off from an air base in Hamadan in Iran, struck the terrorists ‘ positions in Syria. This was reported in the Ministry of defense of Russia, reports “RIA Novosti”.

Thus, the Agency confirmed that further aircraft were deployed on the Iranian database. The Ministry said that on 16 August, air strikes were inflicted on the positions of the “Islamic state” and Jabhat al-Nusra (the group) forbidden in the provinces of Aleppo, Deir-ez-Zor and Idlib.

As a result of avenella managed to hit five major depots of the militants with weapons, ammunition and fuels and lubricants, training camps of terrorists in areas of settlements Sarakeb, al-Bab, Aleppo and Deir-ez-Zor, three control point in urban areas and ez-Zor Deir-ez-Zor, as well as a significant number of militants.