A Russian Su-25 fighter jet carried out an airstrike on an ISIL stronghold in the Syrian province of Homs, completely destroying fortified areas, underground shelters and positions of terrorist anti-aircraft artillery, the Russian Defense Ministry's spokesman said.
"As a result of pinpoint strikes, fortified areas, underground shelters, as well as positions of terrorist anti-aircraft artillery equipped with two ZSU-23 systems were destroyed," Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said.
Russian aviation destroyed a Nusra Front (Jabhat al-Nusra) command center located at a tactically important height in the Latakia province, Konashenkov said.
The transmission power of the terrorist communication center had been located at a height that allowed terrorists to disrupt the work of the Syrian Armed Forces' radio communications.
"Near the village of Salma in the province of Latakia, a Nusra Front command post with a major communication center was destroyed, which was located at a tactically important height."
The Russian Defense Ministry's spokesman added that a guided bomb strike had completely destroyed the terrorist facility.
A Russian Su-34 bomber destroyed an ISIL camp in the Aleppo province where terrorists trained foreign fighters, the Russian general said. A Su-34 jet also carried out an airstrike on a terrorist plant manufacturing landmines.
"On the outskirts of Aleppo, a Su-34 bomber carried out an airstrike on a [terrorist] camp which was aimed to train militants from foreign countries. The ammunition depot, as well as terrorist infrastructure were destroyed."
Moreover, in the Hama province, a Su-25 attack aircraft destroyed terrorist armored vehicles equipped with anti-aircraft guns.
"In the province of Hama, a Su-25 attack aircraft launched an airstrike on a terrorist stronghold, where two armored vehicles, as well as two off-road vehicles equipped with anti-aircraft guns were located."
The Russian Aerospace Forces also destroyed an ISIL ammunition depot near Harasta al-Katara in the Damascus province. "As a result of a guided bomb strike on a bunker, where artillery ammunition had been stored, the object was completely destroyed."