Tamil Diplomat

Syrian opposition provides Russian Air Force with coordinates to target terrorists

The Russian military in Syria is in “constant contact” with the Syrian opposition forces that are fighting Islamic State, Russia’s Ministry of Defense says. The opposition is providing the Russian Air Force with coordinates to strike at terrorists.

The Syrian “moderate” opposition also contributes to the advance of Syrian government forces in their fight against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL), the defense ministry official said.