Made in a White house statement that Moscow supposedly ascribes to himself the achievements of the US in the fight against terrorists in Syria, are insensitive. On Tuesday said Russia’s permanent representative to the UN Vitaly Churkin.
He commented on the earlier statement by the press Secretary the White house Josh Ernest. Earlier he told reporters that air and space forces of Russia were not able to Express yourself in Syria, so Moscow allegedly appropriating the successes of the US-led coalition, RIA Novosti reported.
The exchange of courtesies takes place amid serious tensions between the two countries over the conflict in Syria. Earlier, Washington announced the suspension of negotiations with Russia on a ceasefire in the country.
Against this background, it became known that Moscow has deployed in Syria WITH air defense systems s-300V4 long-distance actions. According to experts, thus the authorities of Russia gave to understand that they are ready to protect themselves in case of a possible attack their base from the United States and its allies.
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