Syria: Russian force will completely withdraw from Syria with in two or three days, Russian local media reported. The count of soldiers participated in the war was not yet known, but according to US, almost 3000-6000 military personnel were on the ground.
Russian President said on Tuesday that Russian forces accomplished their objective mostly, but would need a contingent in air and naval bases in Syria. Mr. President ordered his military to start withdrawing from Syria. But, a day after the president’s announcement, Deputy defense minister, Nikolai Pankov said the Russian air force has “the task to continue carrying out strikes on terrorist facilities”. But, while speaking in “mission accomplished” ceremony, he said that “Certain positive results have been achieved. A real chance has emerged to put an end to this long-running standoff”.
According to the reports, First group of Russian Su-25 bombers reached Russia on Tuesday, second group of fighters including air-lifters which carries equipment and technicians left Syria on yesterday.