Russian military base in Conover Gible (Syria), located 15 kilometers from Latakia, was attacked by machine with explosives. This information is reported by The Jerusalem Post, as well as Turkish portal Köklü Değişim and news Agency AA.
As per the provided information, the explosion killed dozens of Russian officers and even «generals». However, their names and titles not detailed.
Responsibility for the attack took two of the opposition to Bashar al-Assad group, «Ahrar al-sham» and «Bayan». Information about this was circulated on Wednesday evening, February 24, 2016. Although the attack occurred on Sunday, February 21.
According to the press service of «Ahrar al-sham», privodyatsya on the official website of the organization, the two groups in coordination with local jihadists decided to strike after he found out about the meeting on this basis vysokopostavlennyh Russian military officials.
According to representatives of movement, the publication of messages on holding of the shares deliberately postponed until Wednesday, so the fighters antiakogolnogo resistance can successfully return to opposition-controlled territory.
They claim they were going to attack in two weeks.
The rebels also published on
Short YouTube video on which, according to their testimonies, recorded directly the time of the explosion.
The Russian side has so far not commented on the information.
Recall, February 8, the French newspaper Le Monde reported the death in Syria of several Russian instructors. However, Moscow has confirmed the identity of only one of them.
In addition, according to the testimony of Pro-Kremlin President of Chechnya , Ramzan Kadyrov, Tsentoroi of the special forces and allegedly created successfully, there is an extensive network of agents in the rear of the «Islamic state».
Syrian rebels posted a video of a large-scale terrorist attack on Russian base in Latakia. Speak of the dead «the generals» 26.02.2016