Russian soldier Anton Erygin died from severe injuries sustained after an attack by militants in the Syrian province of HOMS, said Wednesday the representative of the Russian base “Hamim”.
“In HOMS province, when performing tasks in support of cars of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties, as a result of attack by fighters was seriously injured Russian soldier Anton Erygin” he said.
According to him, the soldier was quickly taken to hospital, where the Russian military doctors within two days fought for his life. To save him failed.
Erygin presented to the state award posthumously.