Reuters reported the crash of a military aircraft in Syria

Syria, Aleppo province

An unknown military plane crashed on Sunday, 5 June, in the countryside in the province of Aleppo, Reuters reports citing the information the London-based Syrian center for monitoring the observance of human rights.

The plane crash occurred near the city of Aleppo, where now there are clashes between militants and government forces in Syria.

According to human rights activists, which refers to Reuters, it is not clear, crashed the plane because of a technical malfunction or was shot down by a missile fired by militants.

Earlier on 5 June, the representative of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria reported heavy fighting in the district of Sheikh Maksoud, located in the Northern part of Aleppo. He noted that the militants support attacks use armor.