The Syrian military Simon Ibrahim al-Wakili who are fighting on the side of President Bashar al-Assad, was awarded the order of the cross with St. George’s ribbons, the commander of the 5th assault corps volunteer of the Syrian army.
The journalist Yury Butusov drew attention to the fact that the Syrian commander of the corps wrote to his subordinate the order book in the Russian language, reports “Диалог.UA”.
“And signed as “the ataman-the corps commander the General-Lieutenant Sergey Sevostyanov”! What an amazing Syrian name! In fact, the General-Lieutenant Sergey Sevastyanov, the commander of the 49th combined arms army of the southern military district of the armed forces!” – said Butusov.
According to military journalist, 5th assault corps volunteer is the only combat-ready compound Assad’s army. It includes not only all capable Syrian units, but the Russian regular units and groups of mercenaries.
By the way, a similar structure was created in Ukraine: the 1st and 2nd army corps of the Russian army in the occupied Donbas are fully subordinated to the commanders of the Russian Federation.
Earlier in mass media appeared information about the fact that ISIS and terrorists “dzhebhat an-Nusra”used Russian night vision scopes. 3 may it became known agibili another Russian mercenary in the middle East.