The Russian Aerospace Forces destroyed 892 terrorist targets near the Syrian town of al-Bab, according to the Russian General Staff.
“The jets of the Russian Aerospace Forces destroyed 892 terrorist targets near al-Bab,” Chief of the General Staff’s Main Operational Directorate Lt. Gen. Sergei Rudskoi said on Tuesday.
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Since 2011, Syria has been engulfed in a civil war, with government forces fighting against numerous opposition and terrorist groups, including al-Nusra Front and Daesh, banned in a range of countries, including Russia.
Russia has been conducting a counter-terrorist campaign in Syria since September 30, 2015, at President Bashar Assad’s request.