Washington - Iraq Press November -5: US security officials and independent experts said, at dawn on Thursday, he said that many Russian military forces in Syria came to about four thousand is that this number along with Russian air strikes, which began over a month ago did not lead to achieving pro-Syrian government forces large field gains.
And Moscow, which had maintained a military presence in Syria for decades as an ally of Assad family an estimated two thousand members of the army there when the air strikes began on 30 September.
US officials said, "The number of Russian troops arrived almost doubled since then has also increased the number of military bases used by".
He said US intelligence reports on the familiar three security officials, said that "Russia suffered losses during the fighting included the deaths," but noted that "they do not know the precise numbers of dead."
The United States is little information sources in the region as well as images captured by satellites and electronic eavesdropping, also it has connections fighters of moderate Sunni and Kurdish opposition groups in Syria.
The Foreign Ministry declined to comment on the size of the Russian in Syria or whether they have suffered any casualties, Russian forces and referred questions to the Ministry of Defence, which has not Trd.anthy (1)
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