The Russian military in Syria destroyed launched by militants drone :: Policy :: RBC

The machine was destroyed on removal from the Russian airbase, during the RAID no one was hurt

The launcher anti-aircraft missile and gun complex “Pantsir-s” in the base Hamim

(Photo: Marina Lystseva / TASS)

Russian military destroyed the drone, launched from the territory controlled by the militants. This was reported by the Center for conciliation of the warring parties in Syria.

Means of control of the airspace found on the approach to the Russian air base Hamim unmanned aerial vehicle launched from a site in the Northern province of Latakia, the head of the center Alexei Tsygankov. He added that the target was destroyed a staff of anti-aircraft firepower away from the base.

Casualties and no material damage.

Tsygankov also said that over the past day have been recorded attacks on several settlements, including the city of Aleppo.

This is not the first such incident. On 29 July, the militants also launched the drone in the direction of the air base Hamim, the device was destroyed at a safe distance. 22 Jul drones twice attacked the Russian base, both targets were destroyed. Also, the Russian military destroyed the drones 30 June, 21 may and 24 April.

In January, I had prevented the attack 13 attack drones bases Hamim Russia and Tartous, part of the drones were intercepted by units of electronic warfare, the remaining were destroyed.

The defense of Russian bases provide two division air defense system long-range s-400 “Triumph” and air defense missile-gun complexes “Pantsir-S”.

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