Russia overturned S-300 complex and military from Syria into Ukraine, – NYT
Russia has likely deployed more than a thousand troops from Syria to Ukraine, as well as the S-300 air defense system.
Russia has redeployed critical military equipment and troops from Syria. The American media write about this, citing 3 high-ranking sources in the Middle East.
How many troops were transferred from Syria
Russian troops were withdrawn from Syria. Two sources noted that these were 2 battalions or between 1200 and 1600 soldiers. According to another source, the number could be much higher. At the same time, they confirmed that the number of Russian military units in Syria was reduced.
It is noted that the redeployment of equipment and troops also affected Israel. After the start of a full-scale war in Ukraine, the Russian military command pays much less attention to the group in Syria.
Officials noted that Russia has withdrawn the S-300 system from Syria. There is information that this system was transferred to Ukraine, reducing Russia's influence on Israel in Syria.
Pay attention! According to media reports, Israel refused to supply military equipment to Ukraine through the S-300. It was feared that it could be used against Israeli aircraft