The rebels distributed a video with "dead" pilot shot down a Su-24

A Russian Su-24 front-line bomber at Hmejmim
A Russian Su-24 front-line bomber at Hmejmim

Reuters received from insurgents video, which shows a still lying on the ground the Russian pilot with traces of severe injuries. The rebels claim that this pilot shot down a Su-24 and he is dead

Syrian rebel group sent Reuters video, which shows a still lying on the ground the Russian pilot with traces of severe injuries. According to the representative of the Association who refused to call the Agency to its name, the pilot is dead.

The video can be heard voice-over that say: "Russian pilot" and "God is great".

The second pilot on the record says nothing.

The video was obtained from a rebel group operating in Northwest Syria. According to the Agency, is in the sphere of interests of several rebel groups, including the Free Syrian army.

Previously on YouTube a video that shows the pilot with no signs of life. Twitter users reported that movie provided free Syrian army.

Video of the deceased pilot also published the broadcaster Al Jazeera, on behalf of the 10-th Division of Syrian Turkmen. However, the broadcaster said that it could not confirm the authenticity of the video.

In the morning it became known Tuesday that Turkey shot down on the border with Syria, a military plane for violating its airspace.

The Russian Defense Ministry reported that a Russian Su-24 bomber was shot down, presumably, from the ground, and the aircraft did not leave Syrian airspace.

RBC

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