On Wednesday afternoon, the Russian Air Force began to conduct air raids against the Islamist rebels of Jabhat Al-Nusra inside the Latakia and Hama Governorates in the western part of Syria. These provinces would be the primary target for the Russian Air Force and the Syrian Arab Army.
According to scrappy reports, the Russian Air Force targeted that areas of Al-Lataminah and Kafr Zita inside the Hama Governorate. Also, the Jabhat Al-Nusra’s positions were targeted in the Jabal Al-Zaweed, Kassab, and Deir Hanna areas of the Latakia Governorate.
There is unconfirmed information about the Russian airstrikes above the Homs Governorate.
At the moment airstrikes are aimed on Al-Qaeda. However, it’s clear that the ISIS positions inside eastern Syria will be targeted in the nearest future.