The defense Ministry commented on the message about the plane crash in Syria

“All FSI Russian planes are on the airfield airbase Hamim,” said the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia Igor Konashenkov (quoted by “Interfax”).

According to Konashenkov, the information “allegedly downed Russian plane” “another rumor”.

Earlier today, Reuters, citing Sariiski the center for monitoring the observance of human rights, reported that in the Syrian province of Aleppo military aircraft crashed. At the same time, as noted by the Agency, the rights defenders did not have information about the cause of the crash. Also it was not known who it belongs to.