The Russian military trained another 93 Syrian sappers


HOMS /SYRIA/, January 9. The Russian military continues to train sappers to demine the liberated from terrorists areas of Syria. Under the accelerated learning programme prepared 93 specialists from the Syrian military. About it the correspondent of TASS from the ceremony for the graduation of the trainees to the International mine action centre.

Specially designed Russian military training program allows us to prepare specialists for mine clearance in the shortest possible time. “Here in the center they (Syrian troops – approx. TASS) during the month completed the training program on cleaning the area from explosive objects. We held them for practical and theoretical study of the means of search and detection of explosive subjects. Also for the destruction of ammunition. This knowledge they will continue to use in practice”, – told reporters the head of the branch of the International anti-mine centre guard Lieutenant Colonel Mikhail Bagrov.