The container was labeled, indicating that the chemical elements contained in it "can only be used in laboratories and is contraindicated for medical use."
Nearby, the military found two warehouses with weaponswhere “a large number of American-made M-16 assault rifles, Steyr, Dragunov, G3 sniper rifles, mortars of various calibers, as well as armor-piercing shells and hand-held grenade launchers with ammunition kits in large quantities were stored.”
Some rifles were mined in such a way that the charge detonated when the trigger was pulled.
Another group of military discovered in the city of 6 tanks and a large number of mortars previously owned by terrorists.
“The mine clearance and mop-up operation is still ongoing, and it is possible that other warehouses with weapons and ammunition that belonged to the IG faction (banned in the Russian Federation) will be found,” the Syrian officer told the correspondent.