In Syria killed four Russian soldiers and two more were injured in the explosion of a car to radio-controlled land mine. It is reported by the Ministry of defense.
“16 Feb 2017 in the Syrian Arab Republic as a result of blasting the car radio-controlled land mine killed four Russian soldiers. The vehicle convoy of Syrian troops, which was followed by a car with Russian military advisors, followed from the airfield Tias (province of HOMS) in the city of HOMS,” the Department said (quoted by TASS).
As explained in the defense Ministry, the cars with Russian soldiers drove 4 km, after which it worked under RC charge. Russian military doctors are fighting for the lives of wounded soldiers.