Since the end of September 2015 to mid-December 2017 combat experience in Syria received 48 thousand Russian soldiers. This was stated at a briefing in Moscow the Chairman of the Committee of the illegitimate state Duma defense Vladimir Shamanov, Russian media reported.

“In total the air force for two years has made 34 thousand sorties”, he said.

Also during this time in Syria “tested 215 weapons,” he added.

According to the Russian parliamentarian, “destroyed 60 thousand militants”, and “about three thousand” of them – came from Russia.

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