Russian Federation became involved in the multi-front conflict in September 2015, when it began an aerial campaign in support of President Bashar Assad's military.
At least four Su-24 bombers, two Su-35S fighters and an An-72 transport plane, as well as an ammunition depot, were destroyed by the shelling, Kommersant said on its website, citing two "military-diplomatic" sources.
The clip - titled "Loyal Friends" - was posted on the Russian Ministry of Defence's YouTube channel, to celebrate the New Year. Other outlets or government agencies have not verified the claims.
The Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation issued on Wednesday a press-release in which it confirmed crashes in Syria December 31, Mi-24 and the death of two pilots.
The Defense Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday that the Mi-24 helicopter was en route to the city of Hama when crashed on Sunday. Both pilots died as the helicopter made a rough landing 15 kilometers from the destination airfield.
Sainz storms to Dakar Rally lead
Teammate Cyril Despres had stopped to help the stricken Peterhansel who was leading the stage at the time of the accident. According to his team, the damage was caused when he hit a stone as he tried to get past another competitor.
There was no hostile fire on the helicopter, the ministry added.
Last month, Russian Federation announced it was withdrawing the bulk of its forces from Syria after it had been fully liberated of Daesh elements.
Moscow acknowledged in recent months that its special forces are also active on the ground in the offensive against the Islamic State (IS) group.
Russian Federation announced last month that it had accomplished its military mission and would focus on rebuilding the country and preserving peace.
Hezbollah has backed the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad throughout the conflict.
She was awarded Padma Shri for social work in 1986, Padma Vibhushan in 2006 and Banga Bibhushan in 2011. Mahasweta Devi raised her voice several times against the discrimination of tribal people in India.
However, when you head to the Play Store, you are not able to run any download because there are no updates available. Meanwhile, some reports suggested that the issue primarily affected users who were using Xiaomi handsets.
Granahan Investment Management Inc decreased 2U Inc (TWOU) stake by 9.69% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Moreover, Royal Bancorporation Of Canada has 0% invested in SunCoke Energy Partners , L.P. (NYSE:SXCP).
Mancheter City will turn their attention from Alexis Sanchez and towards Shakhtar Donetsk 's Brazilian midfielder, Fred. Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri has requested the signing of Manchester City Leroy Sane, according to CalcioNapoli24 .
Hector Bellerin gave Arsenal the lead in the second half, before a four minute double from the Cherries gave them the win. The first half was summed up from an attacking point of view for Arsenal by Ainsley Maitland-Niles going closest.
Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 108,293 shares in the company, valued at $5,740,611.93. The company reported $0.58 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.04.
New England (14-3) will host the victor of Sunday's (Monday AEDT) divisional matchup between Jacksonville and Pittsburgh. The play helped set up a 53-yard field goal attempt by Jake Elliot that cut the deficit to one point, 10-9, at the half.
Treasurys is market-driven and is managed professionally based on investment demand and market conditions", the SAFE said. An official at a foreign-exchange margin trading firm said charts signal that the dollar is heading lower.
Between Case Keenum, Teddy Bridgewater , Bradford and Kyle Sloter , the Vikings now have four quarterbacks on the 53-man roster. Bradford missed all but two games during the regular season with a knee injury.
He is confident of a 30% wage increase to keep him at The Emirates, and also wants the number 10 shirt now worn by Jack Wilshere. Wenger has been linked with Bordeaux's Brazilian forward Malcom and Thomas Lemar of Monaco as replacements for Sanchez.
While this IS NOT EXPECTED TO BE A BIG STORM, there may be just enough snow to cause some problems and we want you to be prepared. One round overnight Tuesday into Wednesday morning, and a second round Wednesday night into Thursday morning.
16-Year-Old Girl Stabbed To Death In New Rochelle
Anyone with information is urged to contact the New Rochelle Police Department's General Investigations Unit at 914-654-2270. She said she heard screams and then called 911, with the slashed teen later dying at hospital.
Abe, Latvian PM discuss North Korea
The four countries will aim to hold the first round of dialogue later in 2018 or early in 2019. He will also travel to Lithuania, Bulgaria, Serbia and Romania during his six-day trip.
Michael Olunga hits landmark with Girona hat-trick
Michael Olunga , who is on loan from Chinese club Guizhou Hengfeng, also became the first Kenyan to score in the Spanish La Liga. Cristhian Stuani - from the penalty spot - Borja Garcia and Cristian Portu were the other goal scorers on the night.
Jerusalem should be shared capital: UK
Also, for many years, a central aspect of United States policy was the search for a Palestinian-Israeli peace agreement. Palestinians want the West Bank for a future state, along with East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip.
Iran holds pro-government rallies after days of protest
At least 21 people died and more than 400 were arrested in nationwide protests that began December 28, Iranian media reported . He told VOA that "the people are angry, especially young people", and everyone is anxious there will be more violence.