Information about the capture of two Russian soldiers by the militants of the terrorist group «Islamic state» in the Syrian province of Deir al-Zur is not true. On Thursday, 28 September, said the representative of the Russian airbase Hamim, reports TASS.
«All members of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation in the Syrian Arab Republic, alive, healthy and perform the tasks as intended», – said the representative base.
According to him, no incidents connected with the capture or loss of Russian troops in the province of Deir AZ-Zour and other regions of Syria, was not.
Previously, the SITE Intelligence Group, which monitors terrorist activity, citing the Agency Amaq close to the leadership of ISIS announced the capture of two Russian military town of dir al-Zur.
According to these sources, one Russian soldier was killed by militants.