The foreign Ministry has reported mortar shelling of the Russian Embassy in Syria


The Russian Embassy in Syria has undergone mortar attack. As stated in the statement of the MFA of Russia, just near the buildings of the diplomatic mission exploded two mines.

“October 28, at approximately 15:00 Moscow time at the Russian Embassy in Syria by the terrorists were fired two mortar shells. Accurate fire from the area of Jobar, remaining under the control of anti-government forces. One of the mines exploded near the main entrance to the office building of the Embassy, the second was detonated over the outer fence of the diplomatic mission. By a lucky chance done without victims. Russian Consulate in damage, including damaged four cars,” — said in the message Department.

“We strongly condemn another terrorist attack against the Russian diplomatic mission. We will do everything we can to legitimate retribution befell the organizers and performers”, — said the Minister.

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