A bunch of Syrian and allied navy personnel went to Russia on Wednesday to obtain therapy for accidents sustained on the battlefield, based on Syrian state media retailers.
A complete of 24 Syrian Arab Army and “supporting forces” troopers arrived to an S. M. Kirov Military Medical Academy-affiliated establishment within the Russian metropolis of St. Petersburg. They will obtain orthopedic, neurological and basic surgical procedure remedies on the request of the Syrian Defense Ministry, the official SANA information outlet reported.
Syrian authorities forces have been engaged in a struggle with insurgent teams since 2011 following a mass rebellion within the nation. The tide of the struggle started to shift towards the federal government in 2015, when Russia intervened on its behalf. The Syrian authorities of President Bashar al-Assad has now retaken a lot of the nation, although insurgent forces nonetheless management giant swaths of the north and components of the south.
Iranian and Iran-backed forces in addition to the Lebanese navy group Hezbollah additionally combat alongside the Syrian navy. SANA didn’t specify the place the non-Syrian forces receiving the therapy are from.