The media reported the death in Syria of an officer of Ekaterinburg

In Syria killed a Russian soldier, Lieutenant Vadim Magamadov, according to the regional Agency According to the newspaper, 31-year-old from Yekaterinburg came under machine-gun fire in the course of duty in the Syrian Arab Republic. Funeral Magamadova held on Monday, February 20 in Yekaterinburg.

According to the newspaper Magamedov in December 2016 was awarded the medal of the order “For merits before Fatherland” II degree with swords. According to the regulation about award, it is awarded “for the big contribution to business of protection of Fatherland, the success in maintaining high combat readiness of the Central military control bodies, associations, formations, military units and organizations.” Previously, these medals, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has awarded caused a stir during the Syrian campaign the military.

Edition referring to the friend of the deceased Elnara sadirova, indicates that this was the second trip of Lieutenant in Syria. “I always volunteered. As far as I know, he came under machine-gun fire of the enemy and died. He served recently as head of intelligence”, — quotes sadirova news Agency.

The list of dead Russians from the beginning of the campaign HQs in Syria

On the death of Magamadova reported by his sister on his personal page in social network “Vkontakte”. Alina Magamadova published pictures of the deceased, to which Lieutenant is depicted at the time of service.

not have official confirmation of this information.

28 is already dead in the Syrian Arab Republic Russian soldier. Earlier, on 20 February, the defense Ministry reported the deaths of four Russian military, was blown up by radio-controlled land mine. Russian military doctors are fighting for the lives of two injured during this explosion, the military, the Ministry reported.