Military Capabilities

Russia deploys Tor-M2 to Syria

27 April 2018

Russia has deployed a second type of short-range air defence system to its main airbase in Syria.

A Russian journalist posted a photograph showing a Tor-M2 at Humaymim Air Base on his blog on 25 April, but subsequently removed it.

It was seen next to a Pantsyr-S1: a type of air defence system already known to be deployed at several Russian bases in Syria.

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