The defense Ministry denied information about the death in Syria of Russian military

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MOSCOW, August 28. /TASS/. The defense Ministry denied the information about deaths of Russian servicemen in Syria on August 11.

“The information spread by some mass media about allegedly killed in Syria on August 11, Russian serviceman, is not true. Any losses in a given period of time among the Russian troops on the territory of the Syrian Arab Republic was not”, – stated in the message Department, arrived on Monday, TASS reported.

Earlier, several media outlets wrote about the death in Syria of Russian Alexander Name. According to journalists, the car hit a land mine.