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Just How Effective Are Russian Airstrikes In Syria?

January 27, 2016

Live Updates: A major Syrian rebel group now says that Assad is “absolutely reliant” on Russian airstrikes and foreign fighters. The previous post in our Putin in Syria column can be found here. Russia Doesn’t Want Assad To Give Up Syria 2016-01-27 20:37:42 Business Insider has spoken to a series of experts about last week’s […]

Putin in Syria: Turkish Jets Shoot Down Russian Bomber

November 24, 2015

The previous post in our Putin in Syria column can be found here. Russian General Staff Complain Turkey Has Violated Syria’s Air Space 2015-11-24 18:45:00 Russian media has just announced that Turkey has violated Syria’s air space. Gazeta.ru reports citing RIA.ru that the Russian General Staff has stated (translation by The Interpreter): Radar reconnaissance at the […]