The material states that the Cuban military can be used to train Syrian troops. A certain source in the US bureaucracy told FoxNewsthat Syria was recently visited by Leopoldo Sintra Frias, the commander of Cuban armed forces.
Personal meeting of Russian Deputy Minister of Defense Anatoly Antonov with Cuba’s Ambassador to Moscow Emilio Ratmir Losada Garcia added fuel to the information fire.
From the message the press service of the Ministry of Defense:
During the conversation, the state and prospects of Russian-Cuban military and military-technical cooperation were discussed.
At the same time, Syrian President Bashar Asad met with the chairman of the Iranian National Security Committee Alaeddin Boroujerdi.
Information Agency Sana reports that during the meeting discussed positive interim results in the fight against terrorism in Syria. During the meeting, the Syrian leader highlighted the support that the Russian Federation is currently providing to the Syrian people in the fight against extremism.
The embassy of Cuba in the Russian Federation has denied information about sending the Cuban military to Syria, calling the statements of the American press cretinism.