December 04, 2020

Activist: Assad has hired N. Korean pilots for air strikes

Syrian dissident claims North Koreans now fly in Syrian Air Force

Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad has contracted North Korean pilots, having "lost faith" in his own pilots, former president of the opposition Syrian National Council Burhan Ghalioun said on Sunday.

In a statement on his Facebook page Ghalioun said that Assad was hiring North Koreans to "lead his air offensives" against civilians.