"I can't wait to see what I will receive after we will down another (Russian) airplane", Assad tells the Russian officer.
Following the downing of the Il-20, Moscowannounced on Monday that it would finally equip Syria with S-300 air defense systems - a decision that had been indefinitely delayed at Tel Aviv's request.
The decision to transfer the S-300 comes after a Russian war plane was shot down in Syria on September 17, leading to the loss of 15 Russian military personnel.
Russia has chose to arm its Syrian partners with an advanced anti-aircraft weapons system and to target the electronic systems of any military aircraft that launches strikes in Syrian territory, the Russian defence ministry said Monday in response to losing a spy plane last week.
Russian Federation and Israel set up a hotline in 2015 to avoid accidental clashes in Syria.
"The Russians are careful guys and have their arrangement with the Israelis", he said.
However, the missile then suddenly changed its course and "locked on a target with a larger radar cross-section and slower speed", which was the Russian reconnaissance plane coming in for landing.
"We think introducing the S-300s to the Syrian government would be a significant escalation by the Russians and something that we hope, if these press reports are accurate, they would reconsider", Bolton said.
As has happened before the Russians are lying through their teeth.
"In parts of the Mediterranean adjacent to Syria, there will be radio-electronic jamming of satellite navigation, onboard radars and communications systems used by military aircraft attacking targets in Syrian territory", he said.
The incident was the deadliest case of friendly fire between Syria and its key backer Russian Federation since Moscow's game-changing 2015 military intervention.
"The most important thing is that it will ensure identification of Russian aircraft by the Syrian air defense forces".
There were rumours in late April, just weeks after the US, Britain, and France launched strikes on Syria from both air and sea, about the possible provision of Russian S-300 anti-missile batteries to the Syrian regime.
Russian Federation plans to deploy the S-300s, which will replace less-effective S-200 systems, in the next fortnight and defence analysts believe it will pose a significantly increased danger to Israeli aircraft seeking to attack Syrian targets. Israel rejected the claim.
Magen said there are two opposing voices in Russian Federation when it comes to Iran.
The Russians are now quiet about the fact that their military in Syria misread the unfolding battle and initially reported that a French frigate was involved in the attack against the Iranian missile facility in Latakia.
The systems will also be able to track and identify Russian aircraft. Major General Igor Konashenkov alleged that an Israeli fighter jet "deliberately" used the Russian Il-20 as a shield, and the Syrians mistook it for an Israeli aircraft and shot it down.
According to the halturnerradioshow.com, nearly seven Ilyushin Il-76 military transporters of Russian Air Force have arrived at Khmeimim military airbase on 22 September.
But Mattis did push back on the S-300 deployment, saying that "any additional weapons going in to support Assad keeps him in a position of threat to the region".
His colleague Bret Baier said that hearing Ford's testimony was "a totally different thing" than reading about her allegation. I still like beer". "I like beer", he said, but he also said he'd never passed out and never attacked Ford.
Lyon have been European champions for the past three years, while they have won the French title every year since 2006. Modric defeated the duo of Mohammad Salah of Liverpool and Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo to emerge the victor .
He began the day with a three shot lead and consolodated that instantly with an opening birdie to move four clear of Rose. In May 2017, Woods was arrested in Florida and charged with driving under the influence.
In his address previous year to the UN, Trump insulted Mr Kim as a "rocket man" bent on nuclear destruction. Also: "We will not be governed by an worldwide body that is unaccountable to our own citizens".
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One, Deborah Ramirez , told The New Yorker that Kavanaugh exposed himself to her while they were both students at Yale. But when it became clear Kavanaugh would likely be named to the court, she said she faced a hard choice.
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