VIDEO | Submarine launches cruise missile on Al-Nusra positions in Idlib

Footage, released by the Russian Ministry of Defence, reportedly shows cruise missiles being launched from the Mediterranean Sea, before striking targets of Al-Nusra in the Idlib region, Friday.

The missile strike destroyed important command centers, training bases and armored vehicles of the terrorists who tried to capture 29 Russian military policemen in the north of Hama Province,” the ministry’s statement said.

 “The targets included strongholds, militants and armored vehicles, as well as ammunition depots belonging to al-Nusra Front in the Idlib Province. The distance of the strike was nearly 300 kilometers.”