On Thursday, Israel announced a pullout of troops from the Palestinian towns of Jenin and Ramallah. According to Israeli radio reports, the order to partially lift the blockade of the Palestinian National Authority was issued by Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon on Wednesday, January 2. The premier ordered the Israeli defence ministry to remove road barriers and open the roads that will pose no threat to the country's security.
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