Over the past 24 hours the personnel of the Joint Group of Troops in Chechnya destroyed four home-made explosive devices, RIA Novosti was told in the Interior Ministry of Russia on Friday. Besides that, in the course of the operational activities the militiamen in the cities of Grozny and Argun and in several other populated areas have confiscated 7 submachine-guns, 2 grenade-launchers, 5 pistols, 14 shotguns and a sawn-off gun, 55 grenades and shots for grenade launchers, 5 artillery shells, 8 mortar shells, over 1,000 cartridges of different calibre and about 1 kilogramme of explosives. Furthermore, 10 illegal oil mini-refineries have been found and destroyed.
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