Russian Armed Forces Complete Mission to Destroy Daesh in Syria - Gen. Staff

Russian Armed Forces Complete Mission to Destroy Daesh in Syria - Gen. Staff

Russian Armed Forces Complete Mission to Destroy Daesh in Syria - Gen. Staff

"The territory of Syria has been completely liberated from fighters of this terrorist organisation", he said.

"The Russian armed forces' goal to defeat armed groups of the ISIL terrorist organization in Syria has been accomplished", he said, albeit adding that "separate sabotage bands of ISIL" may still be fighting.

"The territory of Syria has been completely liberated from this terrorist group".

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The officer revealed that the final stage of the operation to free Syria from the jihadists involved the concentrated use of the Russian Aerospace Forces, including long-range aviation, with Russian aircraft carrying out a hundred or more sorties daily and upwards of 250 individual air strikes. ISIL is an alternative abbreviation for the militant group. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says 21 civilians were killed, among them 9 children.

"To win territorially against Daesh is one thing", de Mistura said, using an Arabic acronym for the group.

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The Russian military says it has provided air support to Kurdish forces and local tribes in the oil-rich province of Deir el-Zour in eastern Syria and helped coordinate their offensive against IS.

Russia's military mission in Syria's civil war in 2015 began at the official request of Damascus, and turned the tide of the conflict against rebel groups fighting to oust Moscow's ally, the government of Syria led by President Bashar al-Assad.

"With the liquidation of armed bands of the ISIL terrorist group in Syria, the Russian contingent will concentrate its main efforts on providing aid to the Syrian people in rebuilding peace" and ensuring that ceasefire commitments are met, he said.

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In comments released by the Kremlin, Putin said that military operations against the Islamists had ground to a halt on both sides of the Euphrates while Russian activities would focus on backing a political process that would eventually involve presidential and parliamentary elections.

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