MOSCOW, October 6 (Itar-Tass) —— The Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations has sent relief supplies to Syria. The Russian emergency airplane Il-76 took off at 06:00 Moscow time on Saturday from the Ramenskoye airfield in the Moscow Region to Damascus, the information department of the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations reported. “The airplane is carrying about 25 tonnes of relief supplies,” the information department said.
This is already the third batch of relief supplies for Syria over the past month. Two Russian emergency airplanes have earlier brought about 80 tonnes of food products to Damascus.