According to RT, yesterday, open travel trip application named “Assad Tour” was filed for copyright and trademarks (Rospatent).
“The filing unit, company Megapolis, expected to sell travel from Moscow to Syria next year, including the possibility of opening tourist routes to the frontline regions”, Anatoly Aronov-company President First Patent-where advise Megapolis completed registration form for know.
The tours planned for solo travellers or small groups, lasted 4-5 days. According to Aronov, the company got in touch with the Syrian Embassy in Russia and the ministries related to this issue. Mr. Aronov stressed, negotiations with hotels and transport companies the Syrians also are being conducted.
“Despite the tourism industry is experiencing a crisis, always there are people willing to want to try to see the natural disaster or to visit places near the combat zone”, Aronov explained.
Russia opened the campaign of raids on Islamic State (IS) in Syria since last September. The Russian air force base located in Latakia, Syria, are strictly guarded because the only way the area IS occupied about 40 km, less than an hour’s drive away.
Facilities in the Russian Air Force Base:
The prolonged civil war in Syria from 2011 to date and the Government are fighting with many different terrorist groups, including al-Jabhat IS and Nusra, the al-Qaeda group. There were more than 220,000 people killed, 7.6 million to relocate, and 4 million people fled the country, according to UN estimates.