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Russia Said to Redeploy Special-Ops Forces From Ukraine to Syria – WSJ

Russia Said to Redeploy Special-Ops Forces From Ukraine to Syria – WSJ

MOSCOW—Russia has sent a few dozen special-operations troops to Syria in recent weeks, Russian and Western officials say, redeploying the elite units from Ukraine as the Kremlin shifts its focus to supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Russia in late September launched a campaign of airstrikes in support of Mr. Assad’s government, and President Vladimir Putin has said

Source: Russia Said to Redeploy Special-Ops Forces From Ukraine to Syria – WSJ