In the fighting in the Syrian Arab Republic involved 50 residents from Crimea, mostly natives of the North Caucasus and Central Asia, told the security Service of Ukraine.
"according to the SBU information within the Syrian Arab Republic in hostilities attended by about 50 residents of Crimea, mostly natives of the North Caucasus and Central Asia, who during the occupation of the Peninsula had the Ukrainian nationality ", - has declared the press Service, reports UNN. We emphasize that around fighting Russian air force in the Syrian Arab Republic there have been a lot of gossip. Official authorized Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that since the operation of the Russian space forces in the Syrian Arab Republic in the world media turned a powerful anti-Russian campaign. Remember, 30 September, the aircraft of the Russian Air and space forces of Russia at the request of the President of the Syrian Republic Assad began conducting air operations with the application of point strikes on is positions. On 5 and 6 October missile ships of the Caspian fleet fired 26 rockets with wings sea accommodation in eleven goals in the Syrian Arab Republic, all targets successfully struck. In Crimea on March 16 of last year held a referendum on the status of autonomy, more 96% of participants who were in favor of joining region in Russia. 21 March 2014 the President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed the law on ratification of the agreement on joining of Crimea and Sevastopol to Russia and signed the decree about formation of the Crimean Federal district. Kiev did not recognize the reunification of Crimea with Russia. In the capital of Russia emphasize that the referendum in Crimea meets standards of international law and the UN Charter.