August 8th, 2016 – Fort Russ News –
– Novorosinform – translated by J. Flores –
The Russian Defense Ministry has just put up a video of Russian Tu-22M3’s hitting ISIS facilities near the settlements of Es Suhne and Arak in Syria, reports TASS.
According to the War Department, on August 8th, six Tu-22M3 long-range bombers took off from the Russian Federation, and struck a centered high-explosive ammunition blow to facilities of terrorists near the village of Es Suhne and Arak, east and north-west of Palmyra.
“As a result of strikes near the town of Es Suhne, we have destroyed a control room and a large field camp of militants. In the regions of Palmyra and Arak, we destroyed the control points and the clusters of terrorists, underground storage of ammunition and weapons, three infantry fighting vehicles, 12 off-road vehicles with heavy machine guns, a large number of enemy personnel “, it was said in an official statement.
After the successful combat sorties, all planes were brought back to the home airfield.