Russian border-guards prevented an attempt of crossing the Tajik-Afghan border on Sunday night. No Russian border-guards were injured in the skirmish, said Monday the press-service of Russian border-guards in Tajikistan. A border-guard squad found six armed border-violators crossing the border in a mountainous strip of the Moskovsky border control unit. The border-guards were fired at from Afghan territory as well as by the border-violators. As a result of retaliatory fire, shooting from Afghan territory was ceased, and the border-violators retreated to Afghanistan, employing night-time and terrain.
The Russian Defence Ministry acknowledged that the Americans treat Russian military men in Syria with respect. The Americans always warn Russia accordingly, but not Israel
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities