Improvised bomb targets Russian patrol in Daraa


Sunday 14 July 2019 | 3:51 AM Damascus Time

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  • Improvised bomb targets Russian patrol in Daraa


    An improvised bomb has exploded in the eastern countryside of Daraa, moments after a Russian military police patrol passed but no casualties reported. 

    The improvised bomb has targeted an armored vehicle belongs to the Russian military police which was heading to the city of Busra Al-Sham, the headquarter of the Russian Fifth Corps, local sources told Baladi News.

    Following the incident, Russian troops were spreaded in the area, while regime forces closed all the roads which lead to the same area. 

    The explosion comes hours after the assassination of a brigadier of the regime forces on the road between the town of Busra Al-Harir and the Assweidaa city after being targeted with an explosive device.

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