Died in Moscow Colonel, who was wounded in Syria

Died in Moscow Colonel, who was wounded in Syria

MOSCOW, 1 Jul — RIA Novosti. Russian Colonel Valery Fedyanin, who was wounded in Syria, died in hospital in Moscow, the defense Ministry reported.

The defense Ministry explained that on 22 September Colonel Valery Fedyanin engaged in the delivery of humanitarian assistance in the Syrian province of Hama.

“Under the car, which was followed by a Russian officer, with terrorists has been undermined by a land mine. The explosion Valery Fedyanin received multiple injuries”, — added in Department.

The Colonel was taken from Syria in the main military clinical hospital of the Ministry of defense of Russia for emergency medical care.

“Military doctors to the last struggled for life of Valery fedyanina, but to save him failed,” — noted in the defense Ministry.

Earlier in September was reported killed in Syria, Lieutenant-General Valery Esipova. He helped the government’s armed forces in the management of the operation to liberate Deir-ez-Zor was mortally wounded as a result of the bursting mines.