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20.02.2017 - 16: 18

In Syria, at blasting landmine killed four Russian military advisers

Four Russian military advisers were killed in Syria in February 16 when the car bombing on a land mine, said the Defense Ministry on Monday.

"As a result of explosion four soldiers were killed and two were injured for their lives fighting the Russian military medics." - Said in a statement received by "Interfax" on Monday.

The Ministry specify that motorcade of Syrian troops, which was also a car with Russian military advisers, followed by the area of ​​the airfield to the Homs Tiyas city. After the car in which there were Russian soldiers, drove about 4 km, RC charge worked under him.

7 December in the hospital died Colonel Ruslan Galitsky from the group of Russian military advisors in Syria, mortally wounded by gunfire from militants of residential neighborhoods in the western part of Aleppo.

December 5 militants shelled Cell Defense Ministry hospital in Aleppo. Then he killed two Russian military medical Durachenko Hope and Galina Mihaylova. Heavy wounded chief pediatrician of Ministry of Defence of Russia Vadim Arsent'ev.

November 24 2015, the Russian bomber had taken part in operations in Syria, he was shot down by a missile fired by the Turkish fighter jet F-16, and fell on the Syrian territory. Both Russian pilot ejected, but by gunfire from the ground crew commander Oleg Peshkov died.

12 August it became known that in Syria killed a Russian soldier from Kabardino-Balkaria Asker Bizhoev.

July 22 Russian contract servicemen Nikita Shevchenko died in Syria's Aleppo province, his car was blown up by militants laid an explosive device.

8 July Palmyra area was hit by a Syrian Mi-25, driven by a Russian crew. Later, the Ministry of Defense reported that on board were three crew members and two officers of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria, they all died.

Russian military operation in Syria began in September 30 2015 years. According to official data, during this time, killing more than two dozen Russian soldiers and medics.

A source: INTERFAX

Tags: Syria, Incidents, explosion, war, the Middle East, terrorism, Action, Russia

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