Middle East

Russia’s Counter-Measures In Syria Rattle Israel

Israel’s honeymoon with Russia has definitely cooled sinceĀ a deadly incident in the skies over Syria on September 17. On that day, Israeli jets bombed a weapons facility in the coastal city Latakia, prompting Syrian air defence units to accidentally shoot down a Russian Ilyushin reconnaissance plane with 15 servicemen abroad. The Russian government immediately blamed … Read More