Employees of the Russian Embassy in Damascus not damaged in shelling on July 16

Employees of the Russian Embassy in Damascus not damaged in shelling on July 16


MOSCOW, July 17. /TASS/. Employees of the Russian Embassy in Damascus and the complex of buildings of the diplomatic mission has not suffered as a result of mortar fire from terrorists-controlled area on July 16. On Monday the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

“Two mortar shells fired allegedly controlled by terrorists “Heat Tahrir Al-sham” (the former “dzhebhat an-Nusra”, banned in Russia as a terrorist organization) and “Falak ar-Rahman” of the Metropolitan area of Jobar, exploded near the outer perimeter of the missions,” – said in Russian depodesta.

“By a lucky chance done without victims and destructions,” – said the Russian foreign Ministry.

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