via Russians killed in clash with U.S.-led forces in Syria, say associates

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian fighters were among those killed when U.S.-led coalition forces clashed with pro-government forces in Syria this month, former associates of the dead said on Monday.

A U.S. official has said more than 100 fighters aligned with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad died when coalition and local coalition-backed forces thwarted a large attack overnight on Feb. 7.

via Russians killed in clash with U.S.-led forces in Syria, say associates

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