Syria forces continue advance toward Raqqah
“We will be actively supporting the Syrian army from the air to prevent terrorists from seizing territory,”Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
Russian jets target 4 Daesh-held oil plants in Syria’s Raqqah
In a Friday statement, the Russian Defense Ministry said Moscow’s “air force jets destroyed four targets of illegal oil extraction, located to the northwest of Raqqah and controlled by Daesh militants.”
Turkish troops, militants mass in Aleppo [Russian monitor]
“There was continuous bombardment by rocket launchers, canon artillery, mortars and anti-aircraft installations. The terrorists shelled several areas of the city inhabited not only by government forces and Kurdish troops but also civilians,” Russia’s TASS news agency quoted the official as saying.Syrian security forces and residents gather near a building that was hit by militant shelling as they search for survivors in the Hamdaniyeh neighborhood, Aleppo, June 4, 2016. (AFP)
“They (the US) are telling us not to hit it (Nusra), because there is ‘normal’ opposition next to it,” Lavrov said.
Confirmed [again]: UK Special forces are operating alongside mercenary-terrorist gangs in Syria
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