Russian Air Force launches 431 sorties against terrorists’ sites

Damascus, SANA-A military source said on Friday that 12 oil refineries, 8 oil and gas extraction sites and 2 convoys consisting of 40 oil tankers of ISIS which were moving towards Turkish lands were destroyed in the past eight days.

The source added that the Russian Air Force, in cooperation with Syrian Air Force, launched 431 sorties against 1458 of terrorists’ sites in Aleppo, Idleb, and the countryside of Lattakia, Hama, Homs, Deir Ezzor and Raqqa since the26th of November.

The source added that 185 command centers, 109 arms depots, 2 workshops which terrorists were using to manufacture explosive devices, 23 training camps, 232 defense sites with a number of technical points and 887 terrorists’ gatherings were destroyed in the sorties.

On Thursday, the Russian Air Force destroyed a large arms depot in Morek town in Hama countryside while in al-Latamina area many terrorists’ leaders were killed during concentrated airstrikes against their gatherings.

A fortified position and 2 vehicles equipped with heavy machineguns were destroyed during the Russian sorties in Lattakia in addition to killing a group of terrorists’ leaders in Lattakia countryside.

The source added that an ISIS command center was destroyed along with all terrorists’ leaders inside it in Khneifis area in the southern countryside of Tadmour city (Palmyra).

Manar al-Frieh/Manal

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