The Russian Defense Ministry reported that 1 Russian major general died and 2 Russian soldiers were injured in the explosion in Syria, according to the news agency Reuters news agency serving as the last minute.Russian Ministry of Defense said that the Russian Ministry of Defense delivered humanitarian aid to a settlement near Deir ez Zor. While the military convoy was returning, it was stated that a major general was killed and 2 soldiers were injured when a hand-made explosive exploded on the roadside.
KILLED WITH IED
In the statement, “On August 18, when the Russian military convoy delivering humanitarian aid to the Syrian Arab Republic was returning, a handmade explosive exploded about 15 kilometers from Deir ez Zor on the way back to the roadside. 3 Russian soldiers were injured as a result of the explosion. During the medical intervention, the Russian senior military advisor at the rank of Major General died as a result of the serious wounds he received. ”The statement also emphasized that the Russian Ministry of Defense will provide all the necessary assistance and support to the family of the deceased soldier, and the senior officer was deemed worthy of the state award.