Russia’s Long-Range Bombers Strike ISIS in Deir Ezzor Province from Iraqi airspace
The airstrikes in the area of Abu Kemal town have resulted in the destruction of stockpiles of weapons and command posts of the ISIS terrorist group.
Russian Tu-22M3 bombers that took off from Russian territory and reached Syria via Iran and Iraq conducted airstrikes against Daesh targets, focusing mostly on arms, munitions depots and command posts.
The Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement the data recieved through monitoring confirms the elimination of terrorists’ targets.
The Russian military has been conducting air operation in the Abu Kemal area over the recent days.