Russian warplanes have bombed terrorist targets including a stronghold in Northern Syria. Despite western claims the bombing campaign is bombing western backed rebel fighters.
Russian airstrikes have included 60 flights in last 72 hours, targeting more than 60 facilities.
Speaking to the media Lt. Gen. Andrei Kartapolov, Russian Defence Ministry Spokesperson reported there is “panic and desertion’ among the ranks of the terrorist group ISIS. Lt. Gen kartapolov stated nearly 600 mercenaries have fled the town of Raqqa.
The Russians have stated the strikes will continue and will increase their intensity.
Western powers have condemned the Russian airstrikes and claim they are only being used to prop up and support the Assad regime