The head of the Russian General staff army General Valery Gerasimov said that the Russian air group, headed by the cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov” and “Peter the Great” completed the campaign in the Mediterranean sea. The first zone of the conflict in Syria will leave the “Admiral Kuznetsov”.
The ships will return to base in Severomorsk.
Gerasimov thanked all the personnel of the air group “for the successful implementation of the tasks”.
In turn, the head of the General staff of the army of Syria, Ali Ayub said that the Russian military played a major role in the victories in the fight against (banned in Russia) by the Islamic state, paving a “path to an agreement on the cessation of hostilities” that will help be the beginning of a peaceful resolution of the crisis in the country.