The defense Ministry announced the beginning of the reducing groups in Syria

The Russian defense Ministry has begun to reduce troops in Syria in accordance with the decision of President Vladimir Putin. This was stated by the chief of the General staff of the Russian Armed forces army General Valery Gerasimov, reports TASS.

“In accordance with the decision of the Supreme commander of the armed forces of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, the Russian defense Ministry starts to reduce forces in Syria,” — said Gerasimov.

He also said that the first conflict zone to leave the ships aircraft carrier group of the Northern fleet headed by the aircraft carrier “Admiral Kuznetsov”.