The militants are retreating, trying to equip new positional areas and changing the existing logistic supply system with ammunition, weapons and material resources.
With this in Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation They note that the agency has such information on the basis of intelligence information received both by the means of Russian objective control and through the specialists of the Baghdad Information and Coordination Center.
It is noted that the aircraft of the VKS of the Russian Federation have somewhat reduced (compared to the previous day) the number of sorties and strikes against the positions of the militants. So, over the past day, the aircraft of the Russian Aerospace Forces in Syria made 33 combat sorties, attacking the 32 object of terrorist structures.
Blow from a Su-24M bomber to warehouses and shelters with armored vehicles in the province of Idlib (in the Khan-Sheikhun area):
Destruction of fortified militants in the province of Idlib:
According to Igor Konashenkov, the reduction in the number of air strikes of the Russian Aerospace Force began in connection with active offensive actions by the Syrian government army, leading to the transformation of the line of contact with the militants.
Meanwhile, the Syrian media spread information that the militants of the terrorist organization "Front al-Nusra" conducted mass executions of local residents in the province of Homs. Militants staged a mass execution on the square in front of the mosque. While the number of victims is not reported.