Monday, 18 February 2019

Drones Launched by Militants Destroyed Over Hmeimim Base – Russian Military

“Over the past 24 hours, the air defense units at the Hmeimim airbase detected two unmanned aerial vehicles [UAVs] launched from the territory controlled by illegal armed groups in the north of Latakia province,” Tsygankov said at a daily briefing. “Both aerial targets were destroyed at a safe distance from the base.”

No casualties or material damages have been detected and operations were not disrupted, according to the official.

The airbase has seen regular drone attacks recently.


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