In Syria in the militant attack on the military garrison of government troops killed a Russian military adviser to Sergei Burgundy. This was announced by the defense Ministry.
As told in Department, he was part of a group of Russian military advisers and carried out tasks for the preparation of one of the units of the Syrian forces.
“During the attack the militants, a Russian officer organized actions of Syrian troops, not allowing a breakthrough of terrorists in the residential town of”, — noted in the defense Ministry.
Burgundy submitted to the state award posthumously.
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PS. Previous reports of the deaths of two military in the Northern Hama RF Ministry of defense denied.
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It should also be noted that today, after days of bloody fighting of the SAA, with the support of VKS have taken Tabiat al-Imam. Having repulsed in the preceding days, a number of powerful counterattacks “Al-Nusra”, the morning of the assault team began the final assault on the city, which was a success. The enemy was driven out of the city and moved Northwest.
After the evacuation of the enclaves, the situation to the North-West of Damascus looks like.