Four Russian military advisers killed during the journey from the airport Ties in HOMS in Syria, was fired by militants of the banned in Russia “Islamic state” from the Soviet howitzer D-30. About it reports “Kommersant”, citing several sources.
According to the newspaper, this version is confirmed by the video, which published close to the Islamists, the Agency Amaq the next day after the death of the Russian military.
In HOMS province saved a difficult situation in 2015, says a source in the military authorities. At the end of 2015 from the Kemerovo region in the area of Jamrat this province was relocated howitzers “Msta-B” 5th howitzer artillery battery of the 120th artillery brigade.
Then in HOMS and the profit of the Russian gunners. According to “Kommersant”, the victims of the Russian military advisers was to bring the plan of the General staff of the Russian armed forces in the Syrian army to stop the advance of Islamists in the region.
One of the dead is 31-year-old senior Lieutenant Vadim Magamadov, he was buried in Yekaterinburg. In 2007 Magamedov graduated from the Ekaterinburg higher artillery command school, he served as chief of intelligence in an artillery division in military unit in the Kemerovo region. The newspaper at the headquarters of the brigade in which he served Magamedov, refused to disclose the names of other killed with him in Syria the military.