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02.12.2015 (23:50) Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces discussed issues concerning cooperation against ISIS in Syria with his French colleague General of the Army Valery Gerasimov and General Pierre de Villiers agreed to continue bilateral contacts.
02.12.2015 (18:53) Media briefing “Russian Federation Armed Forces fighting against international terrorism. New data” came to an end The briefing took place in the National Center for State Defence Control.
02.12.2015 (15:09) Hero of Russia Lt. Colonel Oleg Peshkov was laid to rest in Lipetsk During the memorial service, the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian aerospace Forces Colonel General Victor Bandarev stated that the Russian pilot has been killed by the shot in the back of the Turkish Air Force and Turkish leadership.
01.12.2015 (18:07) Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Aerospace Forces handed over the Gold Star medal of the pilot killed in Syria to the spouse Upon the request of the relatives of the Hero, the officer will be buried in the city of Lipetsk on December 2.
30.11.2015 (20:27) Upon the initiative of the American party a telephone talk between Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the U.S. Armed Forces Joseph Dunford took place Issues concerning the activities of Russia and the anti-ISIL coalition led by the USA in Syria were discussed.
30.11.2015 (18:46) Aircraft of military transport aviation of the Russian Defence Ministry delivered the body of the Hero of the Russia, Commander of the Su-24M Lieutenant Colonel Oleg Peshkov from Ankara to the Chkalovsky airfield Russian Minister of Defence General of the Army Sergei Shoigu and Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Aerospace Forces Colonel General Viktor Bondarev met the military aircraft with the body of the killed pilot Lieutenant Colonel Oleg Peshkov at the Chkalovsky airfield.
27.11.2015 (17:15) Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Aerospace Forces presents facts of the attack on the Russian Su-24M aircraft carried out by the Turkish F-16 fighter in the sky over Syria on November 24 As it was carrying out an airstrike at the target located 5.5 km to the south of the Turkish border, at 10:24 the crew led by Lieutenant Colonel Peshkov O.A. launched bombs at the target and was then downed by an "air-to-air" missile from an F-16 fighter of the Turkish Air Force, which had performed take-off from the Diyarbakir airfield of the 8th airbase located in the territory Turkey.
26.11.2015 (18:45) Russian Defence Ministry summed up results of Russian Aerospace Forces activity in Syria on November 23-26 Aircraft of the Russian Aerospace Forces performed 134 combat sorties engaging 449 objects in the Aleppo, Damascus, Idlib, Latakia, Hama, Homs, Raqqah and Deir-ez-Zor provinces.
25.11.2015 (07:10) Speech of the Chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Lt.Gen. Sergei Rudskoy on provocative actions of the Turkish Air Force Today, at 10:24 (MSK) an F-16 fighter of the Turkish Air Force shot down Su-24M tactical bomber of the Russian Aerospace Forces.
24.11.2015 (18:45) Defence Attache at the Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Russia was urgently summoned to the Russian Ministry of Defence where he was presented an official protest concerning the actions of the Turkish Air Force An official protestwas presented.
24.11.2015 (16:07) Russian Su-24 aircraft shot down by Turkish F-16 fighter on its way to the Hmeymim airbase Analysis of the objective monitoring data definitely showed that there had not been any violation of the Turkish air space.
24.11.2015 (12:19) Three Russian journalists injured in Syria Three Russian journalists were slightly injured at the front line of the Syrian governmental army during an attack.
24.11.2015 (11:59) Russian aircraft Su-24 crashed in Syria According to the preliminary data, the pilots managed to eject from the warplane. During all the flight time, the aircraft was flying only within the borders of the Syrian territory. That was registered by objective monitoring data.
23.11.2015 (14:30) For the last 2 days, Russian Aerospace Forces have performed 141 combat sorties engaging 472 terrorist objects Air strikes were made in the Aleppo, Damascus, Idlib, Latakia, Hama, Homs, Raqqah, and Deir ez-Zor provinces.
20.11.2015 (18:26) Russian Minister of Defence reported to the Supreme Commander-in-Chief on the results of the air operation in Syria In total, 522 sorties, 101 air- and sea-based cruise missiles, 1400 tons of air bombs of different purpose destroyed 826 enemy objects.
19.11.2015 (18:06) Chief of Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Colonel General Andrei Kartapolov summed up the results of the 2nd and 3rd massive airstrikes on ISIS objects in Syria In the course of the last 24 hours, Russian aviation has carried out 126 combat sorties of Tu-160 and Tu-22M3 aircraft from the territory of the Russian Federation and of tactical aviation from the Hmeymim airbase.
18.11.2015 (19:00) Russian Air Force has significantly increased the intensity of strikes on the armed formations of international terrorist organizations on the territory of the Syrian Arab Republic Today at 5 a.m. (Moscow time) the Russian Air Force made a second massive airstrike against terrorist armed formations in Syria.
17.11.2015 (18:00) Long-range aircraft of the Russian Aerospace Forces carried out strikes with air-based cruise missiles on the ISIS terrorist objects within the air operation In the course of day Tu-160 and Tu-95MS launched 34 air-based cruise missiles at terrorist objects.
13.11.2015 (19:41) In the course of last two days aircraft of the Russian Aerospace Forces in the Syrian Arab Republic have performed 107 combat sorties engaging 289 terrorist facilities According to the data received from the Informational Center in Baghdad, field commanders of illegal armed groups in Latakia received an order on urgent evacuation of all material values and modern samples of armament.
11.11.2015 (17:08) Today almost 50 media representatives arrived at the Hmeymim airbase to familiarize themselves with actions of the Russian Aerospace Forces in Syria The media representatives will be shown not combat work of the Russian Aerospace Forces, but also preparations for missions, organization of everyday life at the airbase.
11.11.2015 (15:35) For the last two days aircraft of the Russian air group in Syria performed 85 combat sorties engaging 277 terrorist objects Airstrikes have been made in the Aleppo, Damascus, Lattakia, Hama, Homs and Idlib provinces.
09.11.2015 (18:09) In the course of the last three days, aircraft of the Russian air group in the Syrian Arab Republic have performed 137 combat sorties engaging 448 terrorist objects The airstrikes were carried out in the Aleppo, Damascus, Idlib, Lattakia, Raqqah, Hama and Homs provinces.
06.11.2015 (21:00) Russian Deputy Minister of Defence Anatoly Antonov met UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Stephen O'Brien A frank and constructive exchange of views on the humanitarian situation in Syria and Yemen took place.
05.11.2015 (18:15) In the course of the last two days, aircraft of the Russian air group in the Syrian Arab Republic have performed 81 combat sorties engaging 263 objects Airstrikes were conducted in the Aleppo, Damascus, Deir ez-Zor, Idlib, Lattakia, Raqqah, Hama and Homs provinces.
04.11.2015 (08:34) Operation of the Russian Aerospace Forces in Syria is conducted in full accordance with the international law, says Deputy Minister of Defence Anatoly Antonov Deputy Defence Minister also mentioned that the aviation was used only against terrorist formations and did not engage targets connected with the so-called “moderate opposition”.