ISIL fighters in Syria have found weapons with the Russian electronics
The security services and Syrian military experts continue to investigate the armed terrorists of ISIS (banned in Russia) destroyed in the Syrian Arab Republic. Researching night vision devices used by militants, the experts came to the conclusion that the electronics, which were equipped with devices produced at Russian enterprises.
According to the newspaper “Kommersant”, citing a source close to the investigations, the Russian electronics were found on sniper rifles with night vision scopes that were used in the fighting members of terrorist groups “Islamic state” and “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra” (both group banned in Russia).
“The study of the weapons of the terrorists we have discovered-called image intensifier tubes, manufactured at the enterprises of Russia. As these devices were in the area of hostilities is not yet clear. According to official data, criminal cases about the loss of Russian servicemen of military property, in particular sights, not excited… a Criminal case on this fact has also not initiated, conducted preliminary examination”, – told a source.
According to him, experts do not exclude that detected in Syria, the Russian image intensifier TUBE could enter the territory of the Arab countries through third countries, where there are official supplies from Russia, these night vision devices or components for them.
Recall that one of the victims of a terrorist sniper has become a Russian officer, Colonel Alexei buchelnikov involved in SAR training Syrian soldiers conduct mortar fire in the dark.