The su-34 fighters attacked the gathering place of leaders of the terrorist group "Islamic state" in Syria. Domestic aircraft destroyed even 9 vehicles equipped with machine guns.
The adept of the defense Ministry of Russia Igor Konashenkov said that the Russian aircraft turned out to inflict a surgical strike and fix the place of gathering of commanders of grouping "Islamic state" in Syria. "Means radio communications on October 19, information was received about a planned meeting of leaders of terrorists operating near the settlement Fri Sermin Idlib province", - quotes its RIA Novosti.
"After additional review of this information through other channels, setting time and place of the meeting, it was decided to attack the gathering place of leaders of fighters", - said Konashenkov. The view was also expressed that earlier this place was monitored with unmanned aerial vehicles.
Version Konashenkov, was recorded "cluster of 9 machines increased permeability, equipped with heavy machine guns". He stressed that the su-34 fighters killed given object with all its content.
Defense Ministry spokesman also added that the militants of the Islamic state negotiate with the "Front EN-Nusra" about the creation of the coalition against the Syrian army, reports "Interfax". "The means of radio reconnaissance intercepted the information about the beginning of negotiations between the commanders of the several major divisions of the terrorist group "Dzhabhat EN-Nusra" with the commanders of the terrorist organization "ISIS" about combining forces to deter attack by Syrian government forces," - said Konashenkov.
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