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NATO warns Russia of airspace violations as Syrian airstrikes continue

NATO issued a warning to Russia on Monday to avoid any further “unacceptable” crossovers into Turkish airspace as Moscow continues airstrikes in Syria. The warning from Jens Stoltenberg, NATO’s secretary general, comes just two days after a confrontation between Turkish warplanes and Russian aircraft. Stoltenberg called a special meeting in Brussels …

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Russia launches airstrikes against Syria

Shortly after a unanimous parliamentary vote, Russia launched its first round of airstrikes in Syria on Wednesday. According to the Russian Defense Ministry, eight ISIS positions were targeted including arms, communications, transportation and control positions. U.S. officials are skeptical of Russia’s true intentions however. U.S. Defense Secretary Carter Ash spoke …

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