During the shelling, which is staged in the province of HOMS, the terrorists of the «Islamic state», killed the correspondent of TV channel Russia Today, Khaled al-Khatib, who worked in the Arab Department of the media.
Al-Khatib was in Syrian army positions, shooting a report about the operation against the terrorists, said on Sunday, July 30, site RT.
The last entry on his page in social network Facebook indicated he was heading to the village of al-Sukhna.
News Agency RIA Novosti said that the shelling of the injured operator Moutaz Jakub, who worked with Khaled, who went to the hospital with minor injuries.
The death of the journalist confirmed the chief editor of RT Margarita Simonyan. «Stringer, who collaborated with our Arab TV channel, were killed today in Syria. Grief for family, for colleagues, for all who knew,» she wrote in her microblog blog on the social network Twitter.