Russia’s medium-term plans in Syria include improving the capabilities of the Syrian armed forces which would allow Russian troops to relocate to existing Russian bases in the country, President Vladimir Putin said Thursday.
“We aim to establish a process, a political settlement [in Syria] between all the sides involved,” Putin also said during a question and answer session with citizens.
He said that after boosting the capabilities of the Syrian military, Russia’s air force would continue helping it wherever necessary.
Putin also said Russia’s military industrial complex had benefited greatly from testing its latest weapons in Syria. Combined with this, the experience acquired …read more
Source: Al-Manar TV