The militants tried to attack the Russian airbase Hamim drones, said the head of the Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria, rear Admiral Alexander Shcherbitsky.
Shcherbitsky added that no one was injured and no material damage.
The parade, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, was held at the Russian air base in Syria Hamim, and was attended by over a thousand soldiers.
"We are honored to participate in the parade, devoted to the 75-th anniversary of victory in the great Patriotic war on the territory of the Syrian Arab Republic in the same ranks with the soldiers of the Syrian army. We are United by our responsibility for the present and the future and heroic past. Be worthy of the heroism of the generation of the great Patriotic war!" - said the commander of group of troops of the armed forces in Syria, Lieutenant-General Alexander chaiko.
Russian and Syrian air defenses on June 22 shot down two drone fighters near the air base Hamim, said the head of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria, rear Admiral Alexander Shcherbitsky.
"Around 22:30 Russian air defense systems were detected approaching the area of location of the Russian airbase Hamim and settlement Jableh Latakia province unmanned aerial vehicles," said Shcherbitsky.
Syrian air defenses repelled the attack drones, reported the state Agency SANA.
As writes the edition, the airstrikes targeted the area of Dzhabal, which is 15 kilometers from a Russian airbase in Hamima.
Servicemen of the Russian forces in Syria held a dress rehearsal of the parade dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, the training was also attended by the Syrian military.
In total, the exercise involved more than a thousand soldiers.