Head of the Investigative Department of Russia Vladimir Markin has explained the message of the Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk about the fact that the country closes its airspace for flights of Russian aircraft in Syria.
"Director of the garbage objected to the inclusion of his property on the list of tourist attractions ", – printed in his own microblog on Twitter, the head of the Investigative Department of Russia Vladimir Markin, explaining the message of the head of the government of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk about the fact that Ukraine closes airspace to Russian aircraft flying to Syria.
however, it is stated that the Russian Federation since 2014 does not transit transportation through the territory of Ukraine. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia S. V. Lavrov on Thursday said that the planes that Russia is sending to Syria, is the military products, the shipments of which were first contracted, as well as humanitarian assistance. September 9, Minister of foreign Affairs of Bulgaria Daniel Mitov said that the Bulgarian government is ready to provide an air passage to the planes of Russia in Syria after inspection of the goods. Bulgaria's foreign Ministry officially said that Sofia closes the passage for the Russian military on September 8 transport aircraft, following with humanitarian aid to Syria for the period from 1 to 24 September 2015. This decision in Sofia substantiated concerns about the content of the goods transported. The Kremlin asked in a persistent form from Bulgaria explanations in connection with the ban on flights to Syria. On the first day of the week the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Greece assured that it has received U.S. request for the closure of airspace to Russian aircraft delivering humanitarian aid to Syria. According to a source in the Greek international Ministry, now the request is pending, whereas before it was declared about the refusal of the authorities to close the airspace of Athens.