Russian Defense Ministry



  • Russian MoD 2018-03-04 14:15

    Russian MoD:

    Terrorists fired 64 shells at Damascus during past 24 hours

    MOSCOW, Mar. 04 (MNA) – The Russian Defense Ministry said on Saturday evening that during the past 24 hours, terrorists fired 64 shells at Damascus city and its surroundings, in addition targeting with sniper fire the safe corridor set up to evacuate civilians from Ghouta.

  • Russian Defense Ministry 2018-03-03 12:11

    Russian Defense Ministry:

    Russian Reconciliation Center in Damascus shelled by militants

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 03 (MNA) – Terrorist organizations positioned in Ghouta targeted the Russian Reconciliation Center in Damascus Countryside, the Russian Defense Ministry said.

  • Russia fighter 2018-02-04 10:09

    Russia Defense Min. releases video of Su-25 downing over Syria

    MOSCOW, Feb. 04 (MNA) –The Russian Defense Ministry has released video of the downing of an Su-25 over Syria after the jet fighter was allegedly shot down by a handheld air-defense missile on February 3.

  • وزارت دفاع روسیه 2018-01-20 21:12

    US provocative steps led to Turkey's military operation in Afrin: Russia

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) –The Russian Army Command in Syria is undertaking security measures for personnel present in Afrin, after the launch of the Turkish military operation against Kurdish forces.

  • Russia Defense Ministry 2018-01-09 12:52

    Russian air defense thwarts terrorist drone attack in Syria

    MOSCOW, Jan. 09 (MNA) – Russian air defense thwarted a terrorist attack by 13 drones on Hmeimim airbase and the Russian Naval CSS point in the city of Tartous, according to Russian Defense Ministry.

  • Russian bomber 2017-12-04 11:16

    Russian Defense Ministry:

    6 strategic bombers hit ISIL posts in Deir Ezzor

    MOSCOW, Dec. 04 (MNA) – The Russian Defense Ministry announced on Sunday that 6 Russian bombers struck ISIL positions, depots, and vehicle southeast of Deir Ezzor.

  • Russia 2017-11-25 11:31

    Russian strategic bombers destroy ISIL positions,ammunition stockpiles

    MOSCOW, Nov. 25 (MNA) – Russian strategic bombers destroyed ISIL command posts and members on the western bank of the Euphrates River in the province of Deir Ezzor.

  • russia 2017-10-22 15:52

    Russian MoD:

    West wants to cover tracks of barbaric bombings in Raqqa

    MOSCOW, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Russian Defense Ministry stressed that the urgent intention of West to allocate financial aid to the Syrian Raqqa is suspicious amid their repeated refusals to deliver humanitarian aid to the Syrians affected by the war.

  • Russian defense ministry 2017-10-15 14:10

    Russian MoD:

    US carpet-bombings of Raqqa leave thousands of civilian casualties

    MOSCOW, Oct. 15 (MNA) – Russian Defense Ministry stressed that the United States carpet-bombing of residential neighborhoods in Raqqa city left thousands of civilians casualties and damaged infrastructure and water sources in the city.

  • Russia 2017-10-07 17:12

    Russian Defense Ministry:

    180 ISIL terrorists killed in Deir Ezzor

    MOSCOW, Oct. 07 (MNA) – Russian Defense Ministry said that some 180 ISIL terrorists, most of them are foreign mercenaries, were killed in Russian airstrikes that targeted the terrorist organization’s positions in Deir Ezzor during the past 24 hours.

  • Russia’s Aerospace Forces 2017-10-04 14:47

    Al-Nusra leader critically injured, 60 terrorists killed in Russian airstrike in Idleb

    MOSCOW, Oct. 04 (MNA) – More than 60 Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists, among them field commanders of the terrorist organization, were killed in an airstrike by Russia’s Aerospace Forces against one of their hideouts in Idleb province, the Russian Defense Ministry said.

  • Russia 2017-09-27 14:15

    Russian aerospace forces kill 37 al-Nusra terrorists

    MOSCOW, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Russian Defense Ministry affirmed the killing of 37 Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists, among them 5 of their leaders, in airstrikes against one of their command center in the southern countryside of Idleb province.

  • Russia 2017-09-18 13:05

    Russian Defense Ministry:

    Russian warplanes’ strikes delivered exclusively on ISIL targets

    MOSCOW, Sep. 18 (MNA) – Russian Defense Ministry affirmed that the strikes of Russian forces operating in Syria are delivered exclusively on targets of ISIL terrorist organization.

  • Russia 2017-09-13 13:34

    Russian aerospace forces destroy 180 ISIL sites in Hama’s Uqayribat

    MOSCOW, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Russian Defense Ministry announced the destruction of 180 sites for ISIL terrorist organization in the area surrounding Uqayribat town in the eastern countryside of Hama and cut off all its supply routes in the area.

  • Russia 2017-09-06 18:10

    Russian Defense Ministry:

    more 200 ISIL terrorists killed in Deir Ezzor

    MOSCOW, Sep. 06 (MNA) –The Russian Defense Ministry said that Syrian Army units, with Russian aerial and missile support, established control over fortified position for ISIL terrorists in the outskirts of Deir Ezzor.

  • Syria 2017-07-09 21:01


    Russia registers 2 ceasefire violations in Syria in 24 hours

    MOSCOW, Jul. 09 (MNA) –  Russian representatives in the Russian-Turkish commission on the Syrian truce have registered two violations of the ceasefire regime in Syria over the past 24 hours, while Turkey informed about seven cases, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Sunday in a daily bulletin.

  • Russia 2017-06-18 12:23

    Russian Defense Ministry:

    180 ISIL terrorists eliminated in Deir Ezzor

    MOSCOW, Jun. 18 (MNA) – Russian Defense Ministry confirmed on Saturday the death of some 180 ISIL terrorists during the aerial operations carried out by Russian warplanes against ISIL gatherings which were preparing to attack the Syrian Arab Army’s positions in Deir Ezzor.

  • Moscow 2017-05-07 16:08

    Russia, US ready to reactivate memo on Syrian airspace safety

    MOSCOW, May 07 (MNA) – Chief of Russian General Staff Valery Gerasimov and US counterpart Joseph Dunford confirmed, during a phone call, the sides’ readiness to fully restore the memorandum on ensuring safety and preventing incidents in the airspace of Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry reported.

  • Raqqa 2016-12-13 13:01

    Russian Defense Ministry:

    ISIL attacked Palmyra after US-led coalition stopped operations in Raqqa

    MOSCOW, Dec. 13 (MNA) – Russian Defense Ministry affirmed on Monday that ISIL terrorists exploited the suspension of the operations of the US-led coalition in Raqqa to attack Tadmur (Palmyra) city.

  • russia 2015-11-25 10:35

    Russia rejects US criticism of anti terrorist attacks in Syria

    MOSCOW, Nov. 25 (MNA) – Major General, Igor Konashenkov, spokesman of the Russian Defense Ministry, rejected Tuesday criticism without evidences, of US senior officers of alleged errors in the attacks against terrorists targets in Syria.