Six Tu-22M3 long-range bombers hit ISIS objects in Syria
Six Tu-22M3 long-range bombers of the Russian Aerospace Forces took off from an airfield located in the territory of the Russian Federation, flew over territories of Iraq and Iran, and carried out an air strike on terrorists’ objects in near Abu Kamal, Deir ez-Zor province, Syria.
The aircraft were targeted at strongholds, ammunition and armament depots of insurgents.
According to the objective monitoring data, all assigned targets have been hit.
Su-30SM fighters covered the bombers.
All Russian aircraft came back to the airbases after performing the combat tasks.