BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:45 P.M.) – Russian sappers continued mine clearance operations in the recently captured eastern districts of Aleppo, Saturday.
According to the Head of the International Mine Action Centre Igor Mikhailik “a workshop for production of improvised weapons” was found in one of the local schools.
“You saw the improvised missiles, land mines and today we found improvised antipersonnel mines with a direct casualty radius,” Mikhailik reported from the site.
SOT, Igor Mikhailik, Head of International Mine Action Centre of the Russian Armed Forces (Russian):
“Russian sappers continue to work in the eastern blocks of the city of Aleppo. First of all, we pay attention to socially important objects. We are in a school that was used as a workshop for the production of improvised weapons by militants. You saw the improvised missiles, land mines and today we found improvised antipersonnel mines with a direct casualty radius.”