Tag Archives: Russian Defense Minister

Putin announces the defeat of Daesh on the Euphrates banks in Deir Ezzor

Moscow, SANA – Russian President Vladimir Putin affirmed on Wednesday the full elimination of Daesh (ISIS) terrorists on the Euphrates banks in the countryside of Deir Ezzor. The President added ...

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Shoygu to de Mistura: it is necessary to move towards a political settlement in Syria

Moscow, SANA – Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu reiterated the importance of taking steps towards a political settlement for the crisis in Syria. During a meeting with UN Special Envoy ...

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President al-Assad receives letter from President Putin conveyed by Minister Shoygu congratulating him on breaking siege on Deir Ezzor

Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad received on Tuesday a letter from Russian President Vladimir Putin conveyed by Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu. In the letter, President Putin congratulated President ...

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Russian forces begin wide-scale operation targeting ISIS and al-Nusra positions in Idleb and Homs

Moscow, SANA – Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu said that Russian forces participating in the war on terrorism began before noon on Tuesday a wide-scale operation in the countryside of ...

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Shoygu: 900 towns in Syria joined reconciliation process, Russian forces combating terrorism effectively

Minsk, SANA – Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu asserted that Russian armed forces are combating terrorism in Syria in an effective manner. During a joint meeting for the staff of ...

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Updated-Russian Defense Minister: Large-scale humanitarian operation launched in Aleppo city

Moscow, SANA- Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu affirmed that the Syrian government and the Russian forces launched on Thursday a large-scale humanitarian operation in Aleppo city to guarantee the safety ...

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Russian Defense Minister visits Hmeimim Airbase in Lattakia

Lattakia, SANA – Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu on Saturday inspected Hmeimim Airbase in Lattakia during his work visit to Syria upon an assignment by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Russian ...

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Putin calls for creating wide anti-terrorist front

Moscow, SANA – Russian President Vladimir Putin called for creating a wide anti-terrorist front on a universal international legal basis and under the auspices of the UN. “Effective vigorous efforts ...

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Putin: Results of Russia’s counter-terrorism operations in Syria positive so far

Moscow, SANA – Russian President Vladimir Putin asserted that the results of Russia’s military operations against terrorists in Syria have been positive so far. During a meeting with Russian Defense ...

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