Russia continues to use heavy bombers to fight anti-Assad regime insurgents and ISIS fighters in Syria. Today, the government posted this video of the imposing Tu-22M flying thousands of miles to drop the same 250 kg dumb bombs that their aircraft based in Syria may have dropped. Their target was supposedly Assad’s last holdout in Syria’s east, a city of 200,000 that could fall to ISIS at any time, even though high-altitude carpet bombing has highly questionable accuracy and possibly horrific results for civilians.
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