October 13, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos
The chief also revealed that 383 Russian sorties were conducted in the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor destroyed 993 targets of ISIS over the past week.
“Over the past week, only near Deir Ezzor warplanes of the Russian Aerospace Force have made 383 combat sorties and destroyed 993 targets of ISIS terrorists,” he said.
“Long-range precision weapons destroyed 37 targets, namely munitions depots, areas with a high concentration of militants and vehicles along with terrorists’ communication units and command centers,” he added.
He also explained ISIS now control less then 8% of Syria stating that “As of today, an area of 14,800 square kilometers, or less than eight percent of the Syrian territory, is under control of ISIS.”