US coalition struck the Syrian military
The international coalition led by the US launched air strikes on military of the Syrian army. It is reported by the Agency SANA.
The attack occurred near the town of Bou Kamal in Eastern Syria around 23:30 local time (0:30 Moscow time). The result was a destroyed artillery of the Syrian army, two soldiers were wounded.
In Syria since 2011, the confrontation of President Bashar al-Assad and rebels seeking his overthrow. The conflict escalated into full-scale civil war, which strengthened the terrorist organization, including the “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia).
The international coalition led by the United States in 2014, strikes in Syria strikes on terrorist positions without formal authorization from Damascus. Of Russian air force strikes at militants in this country in the autumn of 2015 at the request of the Syrian government.