During a sweeping operation in Shatoiski district of Chechnya, Interior Ministry operatives seized weapons, ammunition and 17 kg of explosives.
According to sources in Chechnya's Interior Ministry, police officers and soldiers from the military commandant's office of the Shatoiski district discovered a cache of weapons, ammunition and explosives hidden in a forest.
The cache contained seventeen kilograms of TNT, six 122-mm artillery shells normally used to make field charges, an RPG-18 grenade launcher and eight F-1 hand grenades.
Representatives of the Israeli Defence Ministry responded to recent reports about the possible delivery of S-300 SAM systems from Russia to Syria. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel would destroy those systems
Russia is to start supplying S-300 air defence systems to Syria in the near future. The shipments will be conducted free of charge