The Russian air group bombed in the Syrian province of Latakia three fortified ISIS points, the Defense Ministry spokesman Major-General Igor Konashenkov told journalists on Monday, Joinfo.ua reports with the reference to TASS.
“Near the village Salma, province of Latakia, Su-25 destroyed three fortified points of ISIS, equipped with bunkers, pillboxes and mortar positions,” – said Konashenkov.
According to him, the objective control data confirmed the destruction of engineering structures of the terrorists.
“Over the past three days, the planes of the Russian air group carried out 164 sorties at 285 targets of ISIS terrorist organization. In recent days Russian aviation group made 59 sorties, during which hit 94 terrorist targets in the provinces of Hama, Idlib, Latakia, Damascus, Aleppo, Deir ez -Zor “- said Konashenkov.
The representative of the Ministry of Defense said that the Russian air group in Syria in recent days continued carrying attacks against targets of ISIS terrorist groups and Dzhibhat en Nusra.