April 16, 2018 19:44
Syrian air defense troops destroyed 71 cruise missiles during Saturday's attack - Russian Defense Ministry (Part 2)
MOSCOW. April 16 (Interfax) - The Syrian army has destroyed 71 out of 103 cruise missiles with which the Western coalition attacked targets last Saturday, the Russian military said.
"In all, Syrian air defense units destroyed 71 out of the 103 cruise missiles detected in the airspace of the republic," the Russian Defense Ministry's spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said on Monday.
"No airbase sustained serious damage," he said.
"Four missiles were used at Duvali airbase, all were downed. At Al-Dumayr, 12 missiles, all downed. At Blei, 18 missiles, all downed. At Shayrat, 12 missiles, all downed. At Tifor, two missiles, both downed. At Mezzeh airbase, nine missiles, five downed. At Homs airbase, 16 missiles, 13 downed," Konashenkov said.
"We estimate that 30 missiles and guided aerial bombs were used against the scientific research facilities near Barza and Jaramani. Five of them were destroyed by Syrian air defense systems," Konashenkov said.
Kk gc iz
(Our editorial staff can be reached at email@example.com)
January 16, 2019
Gordeyev sees no prerequisites for food prices to grow beyond bounds of inflation, allows for upticks in certain prices
Inflation in Russia 0.2% in short week Jan 10-14, annual quickened to 4.7%
MICEX and RTS Indexes at 14:00 MSK
ANNUAL INFLATION IN RUSSIA QUICKENED TO 4.7% AS OF JAN 14, ACCORDING TO ROSSTAT DATA
RUSSIAN INFLATION SLOWED TO 0.2% IN PERIOD JAN 10-14, PRICES GREW 0.7% IN FIRST 14 DAYS OF YEAR - ROSSTAT
Regulator to find out what is behind price growth for goods not subject to higher VAT - Oreshkin
FMs of Armenia, Azerbaijan discussing Karabakh peace process in Paris (Part 2)
Moscow, Beijing would like to see global trade less exposed to moods of individual nations - Lavrov
Ex-Armenian president Kocharyan's defense to seek his recognition as political prisoner
UAC plans to make up to 140 civil jets a year - Slyusar
Parties than have not run in elections for 7 years may be liquidated this year
Russia to host trilateral summit with Iran, Azerbaijan - Lavrov
FMs of Armenia, Azerbaijan discussing Karabakh peace process in Paris