30 May '13, 5am

Russian Missile Plan Chills Chances for Syrian No-Fly Zone #military #defense

Russian Missile Plan Chills Chances for Syrian No-Fly Zone #military #defense

Russian Missile Plan Chills Chances for Syrian No-Fly Zone By Voice of America on Thursday, May 30th, 2013 Related Articles Nuclear weapons threat not decreasing,... Russia's 5G fighter makes first demons... Russia Delivers Final Mi-171Sh to Peru Analysts say it will be more difficult for the United States or other Western powers to enforce a no-fly zone over Syria if Russia goes ahead with the sale of anti-aircraft missiles to its ally Damascus. Moscow said this week it plans to deliver the advanced S-300 air defense system to the embattled government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, despite objections by the U.S., France and Israel. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Tuesday the transfer will be a “stabilizing factor” and will deter what he called “some hotheads” from considering sending foreign forces to intervene in the Syrian conflict. The surface...

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