Russia to deploy anti-aircraft missiles to Syria

  • After Turkey shot down a Russian warplane tensions have risen in the region. As per media reports, President of Turkey has charged Russia with deceit, while Russia has said that it would deploy anti-aircraft missiles to Syria. Sergey Shoygu, the defense Minister of Russia said that they would deploy missiles to its Hmeymim air base. Hmeymim air base is located close to Latakia, which is on Syria's Mediterranean coast.


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