Acting Governor of Primorsky Krai Andrey Tarasenko was named killed in Syria, major aerospace defence forces of Russia “as domestic assault aviation”, RIA “Novosti”.
Photo: Ministry Of Defence.
According to Tarasenko, for residents of the region, this terrible news was a great sorrow. “Roman Filippov — military officer, whose military service and the fate is firmly connected with Vladivostok and Primorye”,— podcherpnul it.
In addition, Tarasenko named the deceased pilot, a decent and courageous person, who honestly fulfilled their military duty in Russia and abroad.
“This is a huge loss not only for relatives of the Novel, but for all of us,” — said acting Governor.
Earlier the employee of administration of the Chernigov settlements reported to the Agency that the major in Primorsky Krai left the family.
Saturday, February 3, the Russian pilot of su-25 “Grach” was shot down by a portable anti-aircraft missile complex in the Syrian province of Idlib. Major videoconferencing had ejected, but was killed fighting the terrorists. In response, Russia struck a massive blow to the area of Idlib controlled by “al-Nusra Dzhebhat” (a terrorist organization banned in Russia), which killed about 30 militants.
The su-25 aircraft performed a flyby so-called zone of de-escalation, where the troops of Bashar al-Assad as opposed to “moderate” groups, and notorious terrorists. In General, this territory is under Turkish influence.
On previously released video shows the launch, presumably because of MANPADS “Igla”. Recently Pro-Turkish militants showed a video with one of these systems taken in the vicinity of Afrin. However, we cannot exclude that this was done to divert attention.
Thus, the head of the State Duma Committee on defense Vladimir Shamanov said that in Idlib more than a thousand instructors from the United States and exclude that to shoot down the plane in the provocative purposes impossible.
And the first Deputy head of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security Frants Klintsevich sure that MANPADS in the possession of militants in Syria were supplied by the Americans through third countries. It is worth noting that the “Needle” perfectly legal was delivered to the army more than 30 countries around the world, including in Syria and other Middle East countries. Consequently, the presence of militants such weapons is not surprising.
As stated, at the moment Russia and Turkey have taken measures for the delivery of the body of the deceased pilot in Russia.
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