Russian submarine fires cruise missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria's Deir al-Zor: RIA

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Posted: Oct 31, 2017 10:59 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian submarine on Tuesday fired cruise missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria's Deir al-Zor province, the RIA news agency cited Russia's defense ministry as saying.

The submarine, "Veliky Novgorod", launched three "Kalibr" missiles from the eastern Mediterranean, the agency reported.

(Writing by Dmitry Solovyov; editing by Vladimir Soldatkin)