In the defense Ministry told about the incident with the Turkish military in Idlib

it is Known, for example, this week the Syrian air defenses shot down in the skies over Idlib military attack drone armed forces of Turkey, without the permission of Damascus invaded the airspace of neighboring States.

near Idlib, Syrian air defenses shot down a Turkish percussion besplatnipornici the Syrian city of Latakia came under fire of insurgents

In our defense Ministry announced that on Thursday, February 27 in Iglinskiy area de-escalate the formation of a banned terrorist group “Hayat Tahrir al-sham” attempted to conduct large-scale offensive on a broad front to positions of Syrian government troops.

To exclude any security threats, said the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation, Russian centre for the reconciliation of the warring parties is in constant contact with the Turkish Iglinskiy focal point.

In the past days representatives of the Russian TSPVS is constantly requested and confirmed from the Turkish colleagues the coordinates of the location of all units of Turkish armed forces near the areas of fighting terrorists. However, on February 27 in the village Begun under fire from Syrian troops hit the Turkish soldiers were in combat formations of terrorist groups. “At the same time, according to the Turkish side Russian reconciliation Centre coordinates any units of Turkish armed forces near the settlement Begun was not and should not be”, – said the defense Ministry.

Photo: REUTERS/Hamam Aboud Ministry of foreign Affairs: Connecting Paris and Berlin to negotiate Idlib inappropriate

It said that immediately after receiving andnformation about the victims of the Turkish military, the Russian command undertook exhaustive measures for a full cease-fire by Syrian forces. Was ensure the safe evacuation of dead and wounded Turkish soldiers on Turkish territory.

the Russian defense Ministry confirmed that the aircraft of the aerospace defence forces of Russia in the area of the settlement Begun not used.