Russian long-range bombers attacked ISIS near Palmyra

Sortie long-range bombers Tu-22M3 on terrorist targets in Syria

Russian long-range bombers Tu-22M3 bombers attacked positions of the terrorist organization “Islamic state” (ISIS banned in Russia) near Palmyra. This was stated in the press service and information of the defense Ministry, “Interfax”.

The blows inflicted six long-range bombers. They took off from the territory of Russia and struck a “fixed shot high-explosive ammunition” on ISIS targets in the areas to the East and North-West of Palmyra,” said the Agency. The wounds were near settlements es-Sohne and Arak.

During the impact destroyed the control room, and major field camp near the town of es-Sohne. Destroyed control points and clusters of terrorists, three terrorists, infantry fighting vehicles, 12 vehicles with heavy machine guns and “a large number of manpower of the opponent”.