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11 Russian soldier killed in Syria

On the eve it became known about the death of 11 Russian servicemen in Syria. They became the sergeant of the Marine Corps Andrei Timoshenkov, who served under the contract. It is known that a soldier at the cost of his own life stopped a car in which there was a suicide bomber who tried to disrupt the issuance of humanitarian aid in the province of Homs. Andrei Timoshenkov represented a Marine Corps unit from Baltiysk, originally from the city of Smolensk. He was in Syria for about 3 months and was supposed to return to Russia at the end of June.

The report of the information management and the press service of the Ministry of Defense says that Andrei Timoshenkov was injured as a result of the explosion, incompatible with life. Of messages:

Sergeant Timoshenkov Andrei Leonidovich command submitted to the state award - posthumously.

According to some information, we are talking about the presentation of Andrey Timoshenkov to the title of Hero of Russia (posthumously).

11 Russian soldier killed in Syria

Andrei Timoshenkov died in the hospital of the Russian Avibaz Khmeimim (Latakia Province) on June 16. Surgeons fought for more than a day for his life. Andrey Timoshenkov has a wife and a little daughter.
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  1. avvg
    avvg 20 June 2016 06: 20
    The guy is sorry for the tears! We express our condolences to the family and friends! Let the earth rest in peace!
    1. The black
      The black 20 June 2016 06: 49
      He died a hero, saving civilians! He is a Russian warrior, he could not do otherwise! Glory to the hero of Russia, eternal memory to him! Condolences to family and friends, thanks to them who raised the hero! May the bitterness of the loss of their Andrey always be accompanied by pride for him!
      1. Now we are free
        Now we are free 20 June 2016 08: 33
        In one country not far from us they like to shout - Glory to the Heroes! Yes, only Heroes are not there, for example, alone: ​​traitors, fascists, poets, downs and ped ... s.
        And this is how the Heroes of Russia die, how just Russians die ... Now not a single gn ... but will be able to say that Andrei has retreated and the notorious English tabloids can write about the "Russian Rambos" without sarcasm to the soldiers of "Her Majesty" to such FEAT as before China ra ... m. And if someone tries to convince me, speaking about the heroism of modern British or Americans SHOW ME A VIDEO, where the soldier stands to the last without retreating and firing at a kamikaze approaching him, despite distinct shouts -We leave, for cover! (22 sec.)

        Andrey joined Sasha Prokhorenko. Now these two guys, like two Apostles, will set the bar for all the guys who serve in the Army. How to live and how to die. Let the earth rest in peace for you Andrey, as well as Sasha! Bow to the ground for what you have done. With your lives, you gave your homeland a weapon comparable to nuclear powershowing the WORLD, and the abomination that now barks and spits in our homeland, how the Russians will fight and die for their homeland, if something happens ...

        Thank you guys for a lump in my throat, and tears in my eyes with pride and understanding that I am RUSSIAN like you!
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        2. Now we are free
          Now we are free 20 June 2016 08: 38
          Andrei died standing and not backing down, firing to the last and fulfilling his duty.
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          2. Tatyana
            Tatyana 20 June 2016 09: 14
            Such warriors, such Men, have always been proud and will be proud of our country and our people!
            The most sincere condolences to his family, friends and relatives, as well as fighting friends and comrades!
            Good memory to the Russian Hero Andrei Timoshenkov, who fought with Islamist terrorists in the SAR and defended our homeland there at the distant approaches to Russia!
        3. Alexey-74
          Alexey-74 20 June 2016 11: 00
          Oh guys !!!!! Scream in the shower !!! Rest in peace. We are proud of you !!! Guys will definitely avenge you !!!
      2. NEXUS
        NEXUS 20 June 2016 08: 38
        Quote: Black
        He died a hero, saving civilians!

        The whole world is looking at our guys in Syria. Without American window dressing, our guys are doing their job, doing their duty. These are not cinematic Stalone and Wilis, but real heroes. The Russian spirit is not an illusion and words, but something that sits in every Russian man, making him truly invincible. Let the earth rest in peace to all our dead guys.
        And of course we need to help the families of the victims.
      3. Platonich
        Platonich 20 June 2016 11: 17
        Fuck would do so pi.dosky guy!
      INVESTOR 20 June 2016 06: 50
      It would be nice to honor the memory of our fighter with a massive air strike on the positions of terrorists !!! am
      1. Schulz
        Schulz 20 June 2016 07: 20
        Quote: INVESTOR
        It would be nice to honor the memory of our fighter with a massive air strike on the positions of terrorists !!! am

        It would also be nice to help financially the wife and child of Andrei. Here there is an account of Sberbank, suddenly someone who wants to help not only with words.
    3. Andrey K
      Andrey K 20 June 2016 07: 12
      Quote: avvg
      The guy is sorry for the tears! We express our condolences to the family and friends! Let the earth rest in peace!

      Showed me what it means to be a soldier...
      Not sparing his belly, he saved people who came for help ...
      Rest in peace dude...
      A low bow to the parents for their son ...
      1. Khariton
        Khariton 20 June 2016 07: 30
        Quote: Andrey K
        Showed me what it means to be a soldier...
        Not sparing his life, he saved people who came for help ..

        I would add one small but main nuance .... "Russian soldier!"
        Earth rest in peace to you soldier and eternal memory!
        Otherwise, we do not know how .... Oh, these guys are dying! hi
    4. Finches
      Finches 20 June 2016 07: 55
      "There is such a profession...!"
      1. Khariton
        Khariton 20 June 2016 09: 19
        Quote: Finches
        "There is such a profession...!"

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    1. 30BIS
      30BIS 20 June 2016 06: 33
      Kingdom of Heaven !! There is no longer that love, except who will lay down his soul for his friends! Russian soldiers were not when they were not afraid to give their lives for their land and for their neighbor.
  3. Lukich
    Lukich 20 June 2016 06: 29
    Kingdom of Heaven Hero. Condolences to family and friends
  4. Dave36
    Dave36 20 June 2016 06: 29
    Hero, rest in peace!
  5. theadenter
    theadenter 20 June 2016 06: 46
    I am proud of our heroes. Who knows - what would this suicide bomber do, how many lives would be ruined.

    Land hero rest in peace.
  6. AndreyS
    AndreyS 20 June 2016 06: 53
    There was an article on the Russian spring yesterday! There is even a video.
    1. Skubudu
      Skubudu 20 June 2016 09: 40
      I saw this video the day before yesterday and noted this fighter for myself ... but I didn’t delve into the color of my uniform, I also thought: we must have Guys in the Syrian army! All drapanuli and this one stayed and fired to the end-Hero.
      And it turned out to be Russian soldier Andrey Timoshenkov!
      Glory and memory to you, Andrei!
  7. Mountain shooter
    Mountain shooter 20 June 2016 07: 00
    Oh sorry man. But he could not do otherwise. I couldn't. Because a Russian soldier. It's a shame that there was nothing larger-caliber to get these barmaley from afar. But this is so, rhetorically. Shaitan will sort them out there, who is there, behind the wheel, and what is in the car ...
    1. donavi49
      donavi49 20 June 2016 08: 23
      Large-caliber, there was a DShK - but the pickup truck with it draped first. There was also an ATGM - but they missed and the operator ran after a cart with a DShK. The tank missed and didn’t fire again in 40 seconds, they want no one to drape from there. A pickup truck with a ZU-23 fired several bursts (perhaps the box ran out) and the shooter wanted to drape behind a cart with a DShK, but ended up staying by the car.

      Pickup truck shooting does not work unfortunately at all. There, the driver’s layout is something like this - a sheet or two of steel and a window with a Humvee armored:

      MTO covers the armored muzzle in 2-3 sheets of steel.

      It could be stopped by a tank (missed), ATGM (similarly), DShK (escaped), ZU-23 (either the cartridges ran out, or the shooter was at a loss).
      1. Professor
        Professor 20 June 2016 09: 14
        A pickup with a ZU-23, a pickup with a DShK and a tank drove a suicide bomber in an open field with perfect visibility. And because of these deer in Russia there was a young widow with a daughter in her arms. No words, some mats. angry
        1. Schulz
          Schulz 20 June 2016 10: 06
          Quote: professor
          A pickup with a ZU-23, a pickup with a DShK and a tank drove a suicide bomber in an open field with perfect visibility.

          This can happen to anyone
          Recently, the Washington Post published an article citing an NSA officer as saying that on May 7 they failed to stop an ISIS vehicle carrying IEDs and prevent an attack due to a lack of anti-tank missile systems (ATGMs). We have photographic and video material in our possession, according to which, after this attack, the NSA probably received ATGMs from some foreign supplier.
          1. Andrey K
            Andrey K 20 June 2016 10: 33
            Quote: Schulz

            This can happen to anyone

            Any heroism is a consequence of someone's shortcomings.
            The thing is that this should not have been there. A colleague draws attention to gagging or the cowardice of guarding this event (I honestly don't want to think about betrayal) ...
            Why, this "jihadmobile" was able to drive up to the distance of guaranteed defeat at all. Where were our allies - the Syrians, why didn't they dare to fuck this car together with the driver on a flat surface like a board ...
            Why why why... negative
  8. Armax
    Armax 20 June 2016 07: 06
    Kingdom of Heaven to the Russian soldier.
  9. Volodin Dmitry
    Volodin Dmitry 20 June 2016 07: 06
    Eternal memory, condolences to the family!
  10. avg-mgn
    avg-mgn 20 June 2016 07: 19
    The guy is a hero! War mercilessly takes away the best, selfless...

    I didn't like the comment
    Quote from 7race
    In an amicable way "Gazprom" should be so robust enough money to fit the family of the deceased.
    I think that our guys in Syria will appreciate it. Protecting the interests of the Motherland is not measured by the amount of money, although it is never superfluous, but there is no need to shout about it.
    Good memory to the Hero of Russia! I have no doubt in awarding the award. Sincere condolences to relatives and friends ...
  11. Banishing liberoids
    Banishing liberoids 20 June 2016 07: 26
    Rest in peace warrior! Rest in peace to you and a simple human "forgive me"!
  12. Reptiloid
    Reptiloid 20 June 2016 07: 34
    He’s saved. life of the Syrian civilians who came for help. There was a huge queue. I saw the news at night. He received very serious injuries. I empathize with relatives and friends.

    Kingdom of Heaven to the Russian Hero!
  13. andranick
    andranick 20 June 2016 07: 44
    The best are dying. Eternal memory to them and Glory! And to relatives and friends sympathy and wishes of forces to survive this.
  14. Andrey160479
    Andrey160479 20 June 2016 07: 54
    My countryman, Hero!
  15. Sakhalin.
    Sakhalin. 20 June 2016 08: 06
    Rest in peace warrior, you are a hero!!!
  16. EvilLion
    EvilLion 20 June 2016 08: 21
    And he could have spit on the locals, he would hardly have received a penalty from the command, but such is the Russian peasant that he will always stand up for women and children.
  17. Tanya
    Tanya 20 June 2016 08: 22
    Eternal memory to the Russian Warrior - Hero ...
    Condolences to relatives and friends ...
  18. avia12005
    avia12005 20 June 2016 08: 25
    Blessed memory... And eternal glory...

    But still I would like the relevant services in Syrian conditions to rely on preventive measures against suicide bombers and equip our facilities with this factor in mind.
  19. zulusuluz
    zulusuluz 20 June 2016 08: 45
    These are the heroes that need to be affixed. Eternal memory, may the earth rest in peace.
  20. valent45
    valent45 20 June 2016 09: 01
    Eternal memory to the hero. It would be good to give a good answer to the barmaley.
  21. 0255
    0255 20 June 2016 09: 13
    I join in condolences.
  22. granula1010
    granula1010 20 June 2016 09: 25
    Technique all hit the slippers ..... And ours stayed with a gun ..... That's the whole point of "allies". What's in Afghanistan, what's here ((That's why they pissed away the country, the bulk of the refugees are men.
  23. soroKING
    soroKING 20 June 2016 09: 39
    I can’t imagine in its place an amera or a caucasoid soldier
  24. Dr. Sorge
    Dr. Sorge 20 June 2016 09: 41
    Eternal memory to the Hero!
    We are proud of you, your feat is eternal.
  25. anarchist
    anarchist 20 June 2016 10: 25
    Perhaps this is a candidate whose name should be called the bridge in St. Petersburg, but not like the character we all know.
  26. Lester7777
    Lester7777 20 June 2016 11: 14
    Everlasting memory! Courageously, honestly and to the end he fulfilled his duty.
  27. Chills
    Chills 20 June 2016 12: 53
    Well, at least a brother would lie down or something. In full growth with a weapon in his hands, he went over the edge. It is a pity the son did not leave behind. I believe that qualifications should be introduced for war. No son - serve at home.
  28. kot11180
    kot11180 20 June 2016 13: 38
    In memory of the hom ... in the people shot in Orlndo people carry flowers, but they bring to our soldier? If there are fellow countrymen, tell me.
  29. Ivan Ivanych
    Ivan Ivanych 20 June 2016 15: 00
    Remember the movie "Torpedo bombers"? the last frames and the phrase - PUNISH !!!