An advanced S-400 Triumf air defense system on Thursday was delivered and deployed on combat duty at the Hmeymim airbase near the Syrian port city of Latakia, the Russian Defense Ministry said.
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A Turkish prosecutor has requested an Istanbul court to arrest Cumhuriyet newspaper Editor-in-Chief Can Dundar and the daily’s Ankara representative Erdem Gul on charges of espionage and treason after the outlet published photos of intelligence trucks with weapons bound for Syria, local media reported Thursday.
Moscow hopes Poland will reconsider revoking the residence permit of Rossiya Segodnya reporter Leonid Sviridov, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Thursday.
The footage of a Russian helicopter being destroyed by Syrian rebels with a US-made BGM-71 TOW anti-tank missile has recently been shown by numerous media outlets across the globe.
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UK Prime Minister David Cameron has faced opposition over his plans to join the fight against ISIL in Syria, with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn warning of the "unintended consequences" of such actions, while the SNP ruled out supporting the proposal without a satisfactory long-term strategy.
The Russian lower house speaker said the attack was carried out "in the most despicable, cowardly and insidious way," and it was a planned murder and assistance to international terrorism.
US Forces Commander in Afghanistan Gen. John Campbell called the deadly bombing of the Kunduz hospital in Afghanistan by US forces "an avoidable accident, caused primarily by human error."
The downing of a Russian Su-24 jet by the Turkish Air Force will significantly hit bilateral relations between the two countries, harming Turkey's trade and economy in particular, experts told Sputnik on Thursday.
Iraqi troops have closed off the Islamic State jihadist group’s last supply lines in the northern province of Anbar.
Inability of some states to condemn Turkey for the aggressive downing of the Russian plane proves their "cowardice."
The issue of ISIL and their sale of oil in Syria and Iraq has been a topic of hot debate recently, with both Turkish and Syrian officials accused of enabling and facilitating the group's activities, which has in a large part funded their terror campaign.
Those responsible for the recent airstrike on a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Kunduz may face criminal and administrative charges, the top US military commander in Afghanistan warned on Thursday.
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The irresponsible destruction of Russia-US ties will remain on Washington's conscience, the Russian Foreign Ministry's statement said.
The legislative amendments come in the aftermath of the November 13 Paris terrorist attacks and will be up for parliamentary review in spring 2016.
European lawmaker Marie-Christine Arnautu, Vice President for Social Affairs of the National Front spoke to Sputnik in an exclusive interview regarding the downing of the Russian Su-24 bomber by the Turkish Air Force.
Russia's Foreign Ministry recommended Thursday that Russians refrain from visiting Turkey.
US leaders have long failed to focus their efforts on tackling real challenges and identifying real enemies for a simple reason – they "suffer from a severe case of strategic confusion," Robert W. Merry wrote for the National Intere...