The Taliban says that seven air raids were made on Herat in western Afghanistan, but did not specify on what targets and how many losses were sustained. A Taliban spokesman also reported to Afghanistan's Islamic news agency that bomb and missile attacks were made on the Taliban positions in Jalalabad. The Taliban spokesman stressed that one bombing was made when a motor column with invited foreign journalists was heading for the Qadam village 40 kilometres east of Jalalabad. The village has been fully destroyed by air raids. A correspondent of the al-Gezira television station reports from Kabul on an on-going exodus from the Afghan capital. Afghans burn humanitarian aid dropped by Americans from aircraft, he said.
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