Chechen rebels opened fire at a column of federal troops' trucks in Argun, at the crossing of the Gudermesskaya and Zavodskaya streets, a Chechen police official has told RIA Novosti. Ten rebels were killed by return fire. Several federal soldiers were injured. In another incident in Argun, on the Saikhanov Street, rebels opened fire from small arms at a group of police officers who were conducting an operation to detect and destroy mini-oil refineries which operated illegally. In all, Chechen rebels opened fire at federal troops seven times on Tuesday.
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