New Russian warplanes arrive in Hmeimim – Syria

According to reports , two new Russian Aerospace Forces strike fighters have arrived at the Hmeimim military airport in western Syria.
The fighter aircraft, identified as Su-34s, appear to have arrived at Hmeimim during some point on Thuesday afternoon; the aircraft were escorting a Tu-154 which also landed at the Russian base.


 
It is unclear if the three aircraft have come to Syria as part of a combat deployment or are only stopping briefly at in the country en-route to another location.