Russia bombards IS targets in Eastern Syria

Russia bombards IS targets in Eastern Syria

Photo: AFP

Russia has Monday with six TU-22 bombers, air strikes, carried out at checkpoints, ammunition and wapendepots of Islamic State near the Syrian town of Deir al-Zor.

It reports the Russian news agency Tass.

The Russian long-afstandsbommenwerpers started bombing after they’re over Iran and Iraq were flown. According to the Russian ministry of Defence, all the goals that they on the eye had been destroyed.

IS the largest part of Deir al-Zor and the surrounding area busy since 2015, but Syria controls the airport and adjacent neighborhoods in the city on the Euphrates. In the IS besieged town there are about 110,000 people.

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