The Russian orbital group consists of more than 40 military purpose satellites, First Deputy Head of Russian Armed Forces Headquarters Yury Baluevsky disclosed to journalists on Wednesday.
"It is not true that we were left blind and deaf with the recent fall of one of our satellites. We attach great importance to our information and reconnoitring activity and posses great potential in this sphere," he said.
Russia may terminate all kinds of military and military-technical relations with Israel, including the agreement on the exchange of reconnaissance data
The Ilyushin 20 (Il-20) military electronic reconnaissance aircraft of the Russian Air Force with 14 servicemen on board that went off radar screens off the coast of Syria was shot down by Syrian air defense systems over the Mediterranean Sea