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Base Xmeimim left 160 military personnel performing logistics tasks

From the base Hmeymim flew to Russia a military transport worker IL-76, on board of which are 160 military personnel engaged in the logistics of the air group, reports MIC with reference to the message of the Ministry of Defense.

“The servicemen who left Khmeimim performed work at the air base on refueling and transporting fuel, water and aviation ammunition, food supply and food preparation, as well as tasks for bath and laundry services, maintenance of equipment and communications of the air base, "- said in the message.

It is noted that "the decision to send them to the place of permanent deployment was made in connection with the withdrawal of the main group of troops and a reduction in the volume of work."

In addition, the An-124 aircraft flew from Syria, which will deliver to Russia "sets of various equipment and X-NUMX helicopters of the Mi-3 helicopter, carrying out the tasks of protecting the Khmeimim airbase."
Photos used:
Pavel bukanov
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  1. Abbra
    Abbra 23 March 2016 16: 32
    Everything is correct. The techies (glory to them!) Prepared the base for further actions. All according to the charter. And for the further development of events.
    1. oleg-gr
      oleg-gr 23 March 2016 16: 34
      The Americans will soon comment that they were mannequins. Which were mistaken for military personnel.
    2. Samen
      Samen 23 March 2016 16: 46
      Welcome back, fighters!
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    3. Blondy
      Blondy 24 March 2016 01: 41
      On the whole, judging by the individual details, the withdrawal of troops can be summarized as follows: "Well, here you are, you were afraid - even the dress was not crumpled."
  2. bronik
    bronik 23 March 2016 16: 33
    What information to print and report the first department knows.
  3. KnightRider
    KnightRider 23 March 2016 18: 54
    Welcome back guys!
  4. chikenous59
    chikenous59 23 March 2016 21: 09
    160 returned home, and a huge part remained, including and MTR. So for Syria you can be calm. fellow
  5. ra4lhw
    ra4lhw 23 March 2016 22: 04
    ... In the photo of IL-76MD-90A, which is being finalized in Ulyanovsk ... Strange.