Six Russian Tu-22M3 bombers attack Daesh positions near Raqqa

On Thursday, six Tu-22M3 long-range bombers which took off in Russia attacked Daesh in areas south-east, north and north-east of the city of Raqqa in Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement.

"On August 11, six Tu-22M3 long-range bombers which took off in Russia carried out a concentrated high-explosive ammunition attack on targets of the Daesh terrorist group in areas south-east, north and north-east of the city of Raqqa," the statement said.

The aircraft destroyed ammo and oil depots, a chemical weapon factory and a large training camp of the terrorists dealing a heavy blow to their objects and manpower.

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