Moscow Denies Allegations ISIS Captured 2 Russian Servicemen in Syria

The Russian Defense Ministry has on Thursday denied media reports claiming two soldiers were kidnapped by terrorists.

“All Russian servicemen in Syria are safe, healthy and continue fulfilling their assigned tasks. There have been no incidents of Russian servicemen being captured, or any losses in the Deir ez-Zor province or other areas in Syria,” a representative of the Hmeymim airbase in the Latakia province said.

Earlier, the MoD also denied that 150 civilians were killed by Idlib airstrikes.