Syrian rebels report downing Russian gunship

Source : 112 Ukraine

The incident took place near government-held Hama city
11:00, 3 September 2016

According to Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the Russian helicopter was destroyed, and the smoke was seen rising from the helicopter after being targeted and destroyed, which killed two troops from the Assad’s regime forces.

Syrian rebels reported that the helicopter armed with anti-tank missiles was covered in fire; Syrian Observatory for Human Rights added that the chopper was supposedly hit by a missile as it was attempting to land.

There’s no information about the helicopter’s crew so far.

Source: Syrian Observatory for Human Rights

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