According to the information received, the Russian space forces struck two powerful rocket-bomb strikes on the terrorist positions. Reportedly, terrorist forces of the coalition “Jaish al-Fath”* (consists of extremists “of the al-Nusra Front / jabhat al Fatah Ash-sham” and “Ahrar Al-sham”) has strengthened its position in the area of the plains Qinnasrin, namely in the vicinity Samara. The militants were likely planning to organize another attack on the neighborhood of Aleppo in connection with his recent release. Fortified base of the jihadists received two point of impact, due to which their military equipment were destroyed.Losses among manpower of the enemy estimated at no less than 30 people. Syrian military source believes that the way the extremists were planning to organize a counter-offensive towards Aleppo.
Fighting in Syria has once again demonstrated that modern ground forces need to be well protected infantry fighting vehicles and armored personnel carriers. Significant losses to main battle tanks “Leopard-2A4” has overshadowed the fact that the Turkish infantry fighting vehicles ACV-15 is unable to protect their crews and troops from enemy fire.
“Syrians continue to use the nearly four dozen aircraft of this type. And, since a significant renewal of attack aircraft expected, the MiG-23BN for a long time will help the Syrians in fighting terrorism”
The plane Tu-154 of the Ministry of defense, according to preliminary data, crashed due to “stalling” when there is insufficient for takeoff, the lift of the wing, said “Interfax” a source in the operational headquarters on the spot. “According to preliminary data, the flaps failed to work properly, as a result of their absence from the lifting force is lost, speed was not sufficient to climb, and the plane fell,” said the source on Tuesday. According to him, is not yet established the reason why the flaps could work nonstandard.
Initial analysis of the wreckage and bodies of passengers found no trace of fire or explosion, which drastically reduces the likelihood of a terrorist attack or external influence.
Rich deposits of trophies captured by the Syrian army in Aleppo after the elimination of the boiler.
An interesting collection of color photographs of the war in Afghanistan in the 80s devoted mainly to the Limited contingent of Soviet troops in Afghanistan.