"Along with numerous (about 50 people) security guards, 12 field commanders of Jabhat al-Nusra, including the closest aide of Jouliani, were also killed", he added.
Gen. Igor Konashenkov confirmed that the airstrike had killed 12 Nusra Front commanders, and severely wounded Abu Mohammad al-Julani, commander-in-chief of the Syrian militant group Tahrir al-Sham and former self-proclaimed emir of the al-Nusra Front, the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda, in Idlib province.
The defence ministry cited its sources as confirming that Abu Mohammed al-Jawlani lost limbs in the attack in the north province of Idlib on Tuesday. However, the Russian Defense Ministry continues to refer to the group using its original name.
Since 2017, it dominates a coalition of jihadist factions called Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS).
There was no immediate comment from the militant group.
'During counter attack of ISIS in the area of Cholya settlement I was taken prisoner of war.
Nusra's position has weakened considerably in the past few weeks, with a failed offensive against Syrian forces in Hama leading to a decisive rout, with Russian Federation claiming 850 Nusra were killed in just 24 hours. But there was no confirmation from IS and a new audio message purportedly from Baghdadi was released last week.
Since the assault on Russian military police, Idlib has been the target of heavy air strikes by the Syrian regime and Russia.
On October 3, Russian intelligence "uncovered the time and place of the Al-Nusra leadership meeting" led by Juliani, the statement said.
Russian Federation intervened in support of the regime of Bashar al-Assad in September 2015 and has helped government forces win back large parts of the country.
He added that the party is taking pride of making Gujarat a curfew-free state and providing 24 hours electricity in the state. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shah will participate in the concluding ceremony of the yatra .
Out of the 450 accounts that Facebook had shared as part of its review, some 22 also had accounts on Twitter . Twitter added that it found another 179 associated accounts , but none was registered as an advertiser.
In a separate statement, the government said many senior religious leaders found no, quote, "impediment" in letting women drive. Lifting the driving ban is part of a broader reform underway in Saudi Arabia led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
They have also received 11 reports of that clear plastic ending up in the mouths of kids, as well as 4 reported choking cases. Consumers have been advised to immediately stop using the recalled plates and bowls and take them away from young children.
The Chief Minister has directed the district administration to ensure specialized treatment to the people injured in the shelling. Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked firing on Indian Army posts in KG sector at around 1250h today.
In 2016, he ordered state probate judges not to issue same sex-marriage licenses, in defiance of the US Supreme Court's ruling. It was during that rally Trump admitted he "might have made a mistake" with his endorsement.
The families of the victims were awarded $33.5 million after a civil suit was filed when Simpson was found not guilty . Along with a handful of accomplices, the former star broke into the room of a couple of sports memorabilia dealers.
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero , has confirmed he sustained a broken rib in the auto crash that happened Thursday night. Guardiola admitted he had no problem with Aguero spending a day off overseas , saying: "A day off is to be happy ".
The second person said Siemens' supervisory board would decide the matter on Tuesday, also describing Alstom as the frontrunner. Alstom has pared back its operations in recent years after selling its power-generation business to General Electric Co.
PDT from Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada, state prisons spokeswoman Brooke Keast told The Associated Press. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi said Sunday morning that the newly paroled Simpson is not welcome there.
Manson's concerts from October 2 through October 14 will be rescheduled for a later date, according to a statement issued Sunday. The incident happened just three days into his current tour, which was due to continue until the end of October.
Russian Federation might be trying to get involved in back-channel diplomacy between Pyongyang and Washington, the sources said. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un threatened retaliation in his response, calling Trump "mentally deranged" and a "dotard".
IND vs AUS cricket online
Kedar Jadhav (1/38 in 7 overs) also did his bit to put brakes on the scoring after the openers raised visions of a mammoth total. India was looking in control just when Rahane perished for a score of 53 and that brought an end to their 106-run stand.
HHS focuses on increased vaccination for new flu season
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention laid out guidelines for who should be vaccinated for the upcoming flu season. Each fall, the KCHD partners with schools and child care facilities to offer flu vaccinations to eligible children.
Crackdown on Catalonia referendum officials
Eighteen MSPs expressed "grave concern" at the actions of the Spanish state in a letter to Spain's prime minister. However, the Catalan government maintained on Tuesday that the vote would still take place.