Commander of Russian forces in Syria confirmed involvement of special forces in operations in Syria


Russian spetsnaz is participating in operations on the territory of Syria, said the commander of the Russian group in Syria Colonel-General Aleksandr Dvornikov in an interview to “Rossiyskaya Gazeta” (“Russian Gazette” – RRT).

“I won’t deny the fact that there are squads of our special operation forces acting in Syria. They perform additional reconning of targets for Russian air strikes, guiding aircrafts to targets in remote areas, and performing other special tasks”, – said the porter.

He pointed out that similar units of the USA and other countries’ armed forces do the same in Syria.

Source: Rambler News Service


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