Find news and stories on RT about Khmeimim Air Base, which is a Syrian air base currently used by the Russian Federation. Get news and articles on location, status and history of Khmeimim Air Base. The legal status of Khmeimim Air Base is regulated by Russian-Syrian treaty of 2015. Today Khmeimim Air Base is a component of Russia’s permanent military contingent deployed in Syria. Don’t miss news and updates on ongoing war in Syria and operations of the Russian Air Force stationed in Khmeimim. In such challenging environment, from time to time, the Russian military has to prevent different types of attacks including ones by drones. Don’t miss the breaking news and videos showing Russian military operations in Syria and from Khmeimim Air Base, especially those officially released by Ministry of Defence of Russia.