Russian soldiers work as smoke rises from a controlled land mine detonation by Russian experts inside the ancient town of Palmyra in the central Homs province, Syria, Thursday, April 14, 2016. Russian combat engineers are in Syria on a mission to clear mines in Palmyra, which has been recaptured from Islamic State militants in an offensive that has proven Russia’s military might in Syria despite a drawdown of its warplanes. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

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