New military rank assigned to several generals involved in the planning of operations Air and space forces (VKS RF) in Syria. The corresponding decree was signed by Russian President Vladimir Putin. It is reported TASS with reference to the portal of legal information.
The title of Colonel was assigned to the chief of the main operations Directorate of the General staff of army of Russia Sergey Rudskoy and the chief of National control center of defense of Russia Mikhail Mizintseva. Range aviation commander Sergei kobylash and Deputy head of the Main operations Directorate of the General staff of the armed forces of Russia Stanislav Gadzhimagomedov was promoted to Lieutenant General.
Rudskoy conducts briefings for journalists on the actions of the Russian aviation in the Arab Republic. Little fingers engaged in interdepartmental work on the organization of actions of the Russian troops in Syria. Under the command Kobylash bombers struck at the terrorist infrastructure, but also on the accumulation of manpower of fighters. Gadzhimagomedov twice led the delegation of the Russian defense Ministry in talks with the Syrian opposition in Astana.