The Russian leadership is considering the withdrawal of military forces and reduce the number of aircraft and helicopters in Syria. About it reports «Kommersant».
The main reason for the reduction of military forces is that about 95% of the country controlled by government troops Bashar al-Assad, therefore, for the final suppression of the Islamists major Russian support is no longer needed.
It is also reported that in Syria until recently, there were a few dozen combat aircraft and helicopters. It is noted that in the country have machines and weapons needed to cover for Russian military facilities in Syria.
Earlier life reported on why the main forces of the Russian and Syrian government forces are concentrated in Deir-ez-Zor.