Date: 8 months ago   Category: Politics

The Russian Defense Ministry has finished deliveries of a S-300 SAM system to Syria

Russia delivered to Syria 49 pieces of equipment, including the S-300 surface-to-air missile systems promised earlier. Such statement following the results of the operational meeting on Tuesday, October 2, was made by the Russian President's Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov. – We have finished delivery of the S-300 complexes. It includes 49 pieces of equipment: illumination locators, naturally, the main systems of definition, the car of management and four launchers, – Interfax cites words of Peskov. The Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation Sergey Shoygu has also emphasized that the S-300 SAM systems sent to Syria will maintain safety of the Russian military in the territory of the foreign state. By his calculations, on training of the Syrian experts in the address with complexes about three months will leave. We will remind that the Russian Defense Ministry has made the decision on delivery of S-300 to the Arab Republic after the incident about Il-20. Photo: google.images to Share: Delivery Il-20 SAM system Russia S-300 Syria Shoygu