The Russian military were killed in Syria during the shelling by militants
MOSCOW, may 27 — RIA Novosti. Four Russian servicemen were killed in Syria shelling of militants, said the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation.
“In the Syrian Arab Republic in the shelling militants killed Russian soldiers… In the Syrian province of Deir ez-Zor in the dark the artillery battery of the Syrian government troops attacked several mobile groups of terrorists. Two Russian military adviser who ran the fire of the Syrian battery, died on the spot. Five Russian servicemen were injured and were quickly taken to a Russian military hospital,” — said in the message.
As reported, the military doctors fought till the end for the lives of two wounded soldiers, but to save them failed. The command of all the Russian military presented to the state awards.
As noted, the Syrian military together with the seconded part of the apparatus of military advisers the Russian military took the fight. During the battle, which lasted about one hour, the soldiers killed 43 terrorists and six all-terrain vehicles mounted with heavy weapons.