Russian military publishes footage of S-300 delivery to Syria


MOSCOW, Oct. 3 (Xinhua) — The Russian Defense Ministry on Wednesday published a video which shows the delivery of S-300 surface-to-air missile systems to Syria.

According to a footage aired by the Rossiya 24 and Zvezda TV channels, the missile systems were unloaded from the An-124-100 Russian strategic airlift jet aircraft at the Hmeymim air base in Syria.

On Tuesday, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Russia has completed the delivery of S-300 missile systems to Syria to improve the safety of its military personnel deployed in the country. The delivery was finished on Monday.