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Syria: Russian sappers continue bomb disposal in liberated east Aleppo02:21

Syria: Russian sappers continue bomb disposal in liberated east Aleppo

Syrian Arab Republic, Aleppo
December 28, 2016 at 10:13 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russian sappers from the International Mine Action Centre of the Russian Armed Forces continued mine clearance operations in Aleppo’s recently liberated eastern neighbourhoods, Wednesday.

Commander of the clearing detachment, Ivan Gromov, said that "among the ammunitions here are large-caliber firearms as well as missiles for the ‘Grad’ rocket launchers" and "missiles of German, American and Bulgarian production".

According to the Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria the sappers cleared a total of four schools, nine mosques and one kindergarten of munitions in the last 24 hours.

The Russian Defence Ministry claim to have diffused some 14,000 explosives, including over 6,000 improvised ones since the group of Russian sappers arrived at the Hmeymim airbase in Latakia on December 3.

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Russian sappers from the International Mine Action Centre of the Russian Armed Forces continued mine clearance operations in Aleppo’s recently liberated eastern neighbourhoods, Wednesday.

Commander of the clearing detachment, Ivan Gromov, said that "among the ammunitions here are large-caliber firearms as well as missiles for the ‘Grad’ rocket launchers" and "missiles of German, American and Bulgarian production".

According to the Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria the sappers cleared a total of four schools, nine mosques and one kindergarten of munitions in the last 24 hours.

The Russian Defence Ministry claim to have diffused some 14,000 explosives, including over 6,000 improvised ones since the group of Russian sappers arrived at the Hmeymim airbase in Latakia on December 3.

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