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Friday, April 13, 2018

Blew himself up in Syria the pilot of the su-25 will present to the Hero of Russia

Russian pilot Roman Filippov, who was shot down in Syria and was killed during the battle with the terrorists, can imagine to a high state award posthumously. We are talking about the title of Hero of the Russian Federation, writes “Kommersant”.

photo: ru.wikipedia.org

As previously reported, the pilot of the su-25 was shot down by a portable anti-aircraft missile complex, on 3 February. The incident occurred in Idlib province.

Major managed to eject, but the area of his landing was surrounded by terrorists. The officer took the fight and, according to some, managed to shoot pistol two terrorists. Then, in order not to surrender to the militants, Filippov blew himself up.

Earlier in mass media there was a video in which the terrorists are trying to surround the Russian officer. At some point there was an explosion.

Read the details in the material“Last fight of major Filipova: who was the pilot of the downed su-25»

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