VIDEO: Russian warplanes use bunker buster bombs in striking militant hideouts
The Russian warplanes have recently used the bunker buster missiles against multiple targets in the Al-Qaeda-controlled province of Idlib.
Footage published by pro-opposition outlet, shows moment of Russian bomb striking the fortifications of Hayyat Tahrir Al-Sham (HTS), as a huge amount of dust was extruded.
Over the past years, The rebel groups have turned mountains and hills into underground tunnels to store weapons, ammunition and even tanks.
The Russian Defense Ministry has confirmed in a statement recently that it is working to target “Al-Nusra Front” sites in Idlib with precision ammunition, and the air raids are taking place in uninhabited locations.
Russian jets use several types of bunker buster bombs, including BETAB, KAB and other bombs.
A bunker buster is a type of munition that is designed to penetrate hardened targets or targets buried deep underground, such as military bunkers.