The government approved the agreement on the deployment of Russian air group in Syria and presented the document to President Vladimir Putin for ratification to the state Duma.
Earlier it was reported that Moscow and Damascus agreed to an indefinite occupancy group videoconferencing in Syria. The agreement was signed in the Syrian capital in August last year.
In the text of the document States that the Syrian authorities on a grant basis will give Russia an airfield Hamim with its facilities and the territory, which should be determined by the parties.
Now on the basis of Hamim are the planes and helicopters participating in the antiterrorist operation against militants grouping «Islamic state» (IG, is prohibited in Russia).