October 3, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos
Defense Ministry Spokesman Igor Konashenkov said on Tuesday that the Russian Air Force destroyed 304 ISIS terrorists on the eastern bank of the Euphrates River in Syria’s eastern Deir Ezzor province.
“Over the past two days, the aircraft of Russia’s Aerospace Forces continued destroying the Islamic State group on the eastern bank of the Euphrates River. The confirmed terrorists casualties in this area were 304 killed and more than 170 wounded,” Konashenkov said.
“Seven field commanders of different levels were killed, including a native of Kazakhstan, Abu Islyam al-Kazaki, who coordinated the operation of the Islamic State’s storming forces in the Euphrates valley,” he said.
In the process they destroyed an ISIS training center, nearly 40 militants from the North Caucasus and also a mobile sniper group of terrorists.