Posted 24 декабря 2020,, 15:32

Published 24 декабря 2020,, 15:32

Modified 24 декабря 2022,, 22:37

Updated 24 декабря 2022,, 22:37

Newest Russian drone attacks Turkish jihadists in Syria

Newest Russian drone attacks Turkish jihadists in Syria

24 декабря 2020, 15:32
The Orion unmanned attack aircraft, two months after entering service, destroyed a large Turkish jihadist base in the Syrian province of Aleppo.

Earlier it was reported that the attack was carried out by the Lancet drone, the use of which in Syria has already been confirmed. However, according to a local military source, it was the Russian Orion that attacked the militants.

“This means Orion is almost a UAV that launched the aforementioned deadly attacks against the rebels. If the information on the participation of Orion in the war of El Baba is correct, this is the first time a plane blow to the rebels since its official commissioning at the end of October 2020, - leads text DatViet publication, citing sources in the Syria.

So far, Russia has not given official comments about the attack. According to experts, the Russian military could test Orion in Syria to unleash its potential, despite the fact that the drone was never noticed by Turkish air defense systems.

Recall that a video was previously published showing the wreckage of a part of the fuselage of an aircraft that attacked a Turkish base in Syria.