The U.S. Department of defense recently registered 7 flights of Russian heavy transport aircraft "An-124" in the Syrian city of Latakia, said the mass media of America citing sources in the government authorities of the USA.
according to their statements, the Russian military presence in the Syrian Arab Republic at the present time "unprecedented" and " is it real capacity ", reports "news Agency" the data of the American commissioners, referring to the television channel Fox news.
according to the "Chicago tribune", on the Russian side in Latakia delivered military equipment to create the airbase. On the last working day of the week authorized the head of EU diplomacy Catherine Rey did not want to clarify the statement about "growing Russian military presence" in the Syrian Arab Republic. As said on the last working day of the week the head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation S. V. Lavrov, Russia will continue to supply military equipment to Syria in order to supply the needs of the defenses of this state. The official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova also commented on the words of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko about "green men" in the Syrian Arab Republic. In her expressions, Moscow has never concealed the location of their military experts in the Syrian Arab Republic, and military-technical cooperation, which Russia leads with legitimate Syrian government, came to the Ukrainian President " under the hot hand ". According to Zakharova, "it is strange that until now, Mr Poroshenko is not perturbed "green planes" international coalition that periodically bombed the sovereign territory of Syria without asking permission of Damascus." The story is about the words of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko about the fact that the increase in the number of immigrants from the Middle East due to the fact that " Russia's so-called little green men landed hundreds in the Syrian Arab Republic ". Yesterday the head of Russian foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov 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. Lavrov also said that the Russian Soldiers in the Syrian Arab Republic is, their presence is associated with supplying weapons to the Syrian army.