The foreign Ministry called the death of Russian General in Syria pay for the duplicity of the US position

The death of Russian General in Syria — a payment of Russia for the duplicity of the United States in the settlement of the crisis in the region. On Monday, 25 September, said Russian Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov, RIA Novosti reported.

The diplomat said that the incident is a payment of blood for this American policy.

Sunday, September 24, the Russian Ministry of defense announced that Lieutenant-General Valery Isupov, who headed the group of Russian military advisers, were killed near the city of Deir ez-Zor during a mortar attack from terrorists.

The defense Ministry said that the attack was carried out by militants of banned terrorist organization “Islamic state” (IG).

Usupov was a senior group of military advisors, he helped the Syrian commanders in the management of the operation to liberate the city. General posthumously nominated for the award.

The defense Ministry previously published aerial photographs of the locations of is militants North of Deir ez-Zor in Syria. According to the Agency RIA Novosti, there’s a clearly visible technique of special forces of the US in strongholds previously equipped militants.