Russian air force hit 1,458 targets in Syria over week: agencies

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Posted: Dec 04, 2015 11:15 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's air force flew 431 sorties and hit 1,458 "terrorist targets" in Syria in the week of Nov. 26 - Dec. 4, Russian news agencies quoted the Russian Defence Ministry as saying on Friday.

Russian jets hit targets in Syria's Aleppo, Idlib, Latakia, Hama, Homs, Raqqa and Deir ez-Zor provinces, the ministry said, according to the agencies.

(Reporting by Polina Devitt; editing by Dmitry Solovyov)