ISIL terrorists declared that he shot down a Russian helicopter in Syria.
About this in his Twitter informed the correspondent of the German newspaper Bild björn Stritzel.
According to him, the incident occurred near the town of Sheikh Hilal in the province of Hama. Stritzel also published a photo from the scene.
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Hama: ISIS claims to have downed a Russian helicopter near Shaykh Hilal. pic.twitter.com/hgkp5WC2qW
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Picture circulated by Syrian activists purportedly shows the Russian helicopter shortly after hit by ISIS near Shaykh Hilal. pic.twitter.com/j7UWhpKgt3
In turn, the press Secretary of the Kremlin Dmitry Peskov declined to comment on the information, directing the question to the Russian defense Ministry, reports the Newspaper.ru.
The defense Ministry said the Mi-28 helicopter made an emergency landing due to technical malfunction, and that fire from the ground, reports “Interfax”.
“The life and health of pilots are in no danger. On the report of the crew and after examining the car, the impact of fire on the helicopter was not”, – told in the defense Ministry, adding that the crew was promptly delivered search and rescue on the airfield
As reported by the “observer”, before it became known about the capture of ISIS terrorists several Russian military.
ISIS is a terrorist organization banned in Russia