Russia says Syrian army planning offensives on Deir al-Zor, Raqqa: RIA

Reuters News
Posted: Apr 29, 2016 1:41 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Syrian Army is planning offensives against the cities of Deir al-Zor and Raqqa with the support of the Russian Air Force, RIA news agency quoted Alexei Borodavkin, Russia's ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva, as saying on Friday.

(Reporting by Jack Stubbs; Editing by Paul Tait)