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Russia deploys military helicopters to patrol Syria-Turkey Boundary – Ifax

Last updated on November 8, 2019

Russia has deployed army helicopters to patrol a place near Syria’s border with Turkey to help safeguard Russia military authorities working on the floor, ” the Interfax news agency said on Friday.

Russian and Turkish forces are holding joint patrols in northeastern Syria to track an agreement struck by Moscow and Ankara after Turkey launched an offensive across its boundary with Syrian rebels per month past, wanting to push Kurdish YPG fighters it sees as a threat for its safety.

Interfax cited Russian army pilot Dmitry Ivanov as saying that Moscow would deploy its tanks along many patrol paths at a height of 50-60 meters.

“Flights will be completed daily together all of the patrol paths,” he was quoted as saying.