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31.05.2017 - 09: 35

The Russian fleet dealt another blow to the IG in Syria

The frigate "Admiral Essen" and the submarine "Krasnodar" of the Russian Navy on Tuesday night launched the launch of four cruise missiles "Caliber" for the facilities of the terrorist group "Islamic State *" in the Palmyra region, the Russian Defense Ministry said.

The military department said that the goals of the "Admiral Essen" and "Krasnodar" were heavy equipment and the live force of the militants thrown by terrorists from Rakki to the Palmyra area.

The cruise missiles struck all the targets of the IG *, while the submarine "Krasnodar" carried out launches from the underwater situation, RIA Novosti reports.

The Defense Ministry also stressed that the commanders of the United States, Turkey and Israel were informed in a timely manner of Russia's launches of cruise missiles on terrorists in Syria.

27 May in the Ministry of Defense said that the corridor from Rakki for two companies of IG militants on 40 armed pick-up trucks intended to open Kurds from the Syrian democratic forces. In connection with this, the Russian military aerospace unit destroyed a group of more than 120 Islamic militants who could attempt to repulse the ancient Palmyra.

A source: LOOK

Author: Alina Nazarova

Tags: Russia, Navy, Fleet, Ships, Submarines, Syria, Middle East, IG, Rockets, War in the Middle East