Russia had been cooperating with the United States to ensure flight safety over Syria where both Russian and US planes had been carrying out missions. Now this memorandum of understanding his been suspended.
According to short statement released from the Russian Foreign Ministry,
“Russia suspends the memorandum on the prevention of incidents and ensuring air safety during operations in Syria reached with the US”.
Russia and the US are now officially hostile to one another’s intentions in Syria.
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