Russian President Vladimir Putin has called the actions of Kosovo Albanians ethnic cleansing against Serbs, reported president's press-services. They also noted that the statement had been made by the president today during a traditional meeting at Kremlin concerning the matters of Russia's internal and foreign policies. According to Putin, "there has to be immediate reaction to protect Serbs". "We cannot simply watch and remain inactive," remarked the president.
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Representatives of the Israeli Defence Ministry responded to recent reports about the possible delivery of S-300 SAM systems from Russia to Syria. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel would destroy those systems
Russia is to start supplying S-300 air defence systems to Syria in the near future. The shipments will be conducted free of charge