In the course of the attacks on Turkmandagy district on the Turkish border, the Syrian resistance movement killed 15 soldiers with 4 of them being Russian generals, reported Anadolu citing the Syrian opposition.
The attack was planned - the militia knew in advance about the meeting between senior officers of the Assad regime and the Russian army. The meeting was scheduled to discuss further plans for joint work in the region. The name of one officer has transpired.
- Reportedly, one of the officers with the Russian Armed Forces was Lieutenant General "Yuri", who coordinated the attacks on Turkmandagy, reports Anadolu.
The other three Russian officers were in the rank of major generals.