November 4, 2017 / 1:19 PM / 15 days ago

Russian bombers strike Islamic State targets in Syria - RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Tu-22M3 long-range bombers struck Islamic State targets near the town of Albu Kamal in Syria on Saturday, RIA news agency reported, citing Russia’s Defence Ministry.

Command centres and weapon depots were among the targets hit by the bombers which flew over Iran and Iraq.

Reporting by Denis Pinchuk; editing by Alexander Smith

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