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DECEMBER 2021

Fully Armed US MQ-9 Reaper Drones Spotted Over Syria’s Greater Idlib (Photos, Video)

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Fully Armed US MQ-9 Reaper Drones Spotted Over Syria’s Greater Idlib (Photos, Video)

A fully armed MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle taxis down the runway at an air base in Afghanistan on its way to another wartime mission. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Brian Ferguson)

US combat drone continue to operate over the northwestern Syrian region of Greater Idlib where several terrorist group are present and active.

At least two General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper drones were spotted flying over the region, fully-armed on several occasions between October 25 and 27.

The drones, all of the MQ-9 Extended Range (ER) variant, were armed with AGM-114 Hellfire-type missiles and carrying different unidentified pods, likely for communication and intelligence gathering.

Under the rule of al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), Greater Idlib became a large safe haven for terrorist groups and wanted terrorists in the Middle East.

In September, a US drone strike targeted Horas al-Din senior leader Salim Abu-Ahmad in the eastern Idlib countryside. A few days before the strike, US combat drones were spotted flying over Greater Idlib.

US combat drone are likely tracking down a wanted terrorist. Greater Idlib is now witnessing a battle between HTS and a smaller terrorist group that was allegedly sheltering terrorists from al-Qaeda’s Horas al-Din and ISIS.

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American slobs trying to “end” their associations with former allies. Stupid western trash. Down their drone garbage.

proud Ukrop "SS"

Russia too much of a bitch to down them. Oh wait, they couldn’t shoot them even if they tried. We know russia’s history vs going against drones in Libya, Syria, NK and now Ukraine (as of yesterday).

Dibby

Iran shot one of them down with 90s Sam Technology, don’t see why they could not.

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zionist pigslop.

Corrupt shithole of Ukropisstan

You are living in Lala land nazi piglet.

HB_norica

1.When was Russia successfully attacked by drones? The SAA were attacked by drones and drones have been used in Libya against one faction or another however the Russians have been swatting them down on a monthly basis for years now at latakia.

2. Why would Russia shoot down US drones attacking the same terrorists they are fighting in Idlib?

Btw What happened to those Turkish drones after the Russians changed the ROE in Syria and declared Turkish drones as hostile? They dropped like flies is what happened … Turkey had to pull them fast to save them.

mhtsaropinigitakhs

USA and Russians have allied in Syria wake up…they both hit the pro Turkish groups

Chris Gr

Yes

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