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Monday, February 19, 2018

Media: Syria shot down a Russian su-25 pilot was killed


In Syria, forces of Syrian armed opposition – whether the adjacent group is not clear – was shot down by military aircraft. Initially, regional media reported that the air near Idlib was hit by the helicopter, while his affiliation was not specified.

According to the Telegram-channel 4 Directorate that monitors the activity of the militants, the responsibility for the attack lies on grouping “Jaish al-Nasr”. The same data reports the BBC with reference to the organization “Syrian Observatory for Human Rights”, it is reported that the pilot managed to eject.

At the same time, the number of Internet-resources of insurgents reports that the pilot was killed. According to some reports, it happened near the village Maasen. The aircraft was hit by MANPADS.

Information about the attack on the Russian plane confirmed RBC a source in the defense Ministry.

At the same time, several media outlets saying that the pilot came down by parachute and was taken prisoner, writes “Kommersant”.

Meanwhile, the Russian defense Ministry has not yet confirmed the information about the attack on the su-25.

A day earlier in a Network there was video of the maneuver, the Russian su-25 going from the rocket. Then it was reported that the plane from the movie managed to avoid the impact in the skies over Idlib.

Watch the video on:
Video virtuoso maneuver of the Russian su-25, who retired from the fire IG»

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