The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko hopes that other countries on the example of Kiev will close its airspace for the delivery of Russian goods to Syria.
"You know that I gave proper instructions to the Ukrainian side has closed the airspace to Russian aircraft that carry weapons and troops to Syria. I dream that our example will be followed by other countries. We must do everything in our power to not give a new way, a new round of tension in the Syrian Arab Republic ", - said Poroshenko on the last working day of the week correspondents.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk said Thursday that he ordered the "UkSATSE" together with "EUROCONTROL" to strengthen the supervision on the subject of moving any aircraft Russia to Syria. He explained that the airspace for those aircraft over the territory of Ukraine is generally closed, and the air space over neutral waters at the present time is controlled in a special way.
however, according to the Last news , Russia from 2014 does not transit transportation through the territory of Ukraine.
Russia will continue to supply military equipment to Syria, needs to provide the defense of this state, said on the last working day of the week the head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation S. Lavrov In..
yesterday the head of Russian foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov confirmed that Russian Soldiers are in the Syrian Arab Republic for many years. According to Lavrov, " their presence is associated with the supply of weapons for the Syrian army, which carries on his own shoulders the main burden of opposition to terrorism in the face of ISIS and other extremist groups, and Russian Soldiers are there to help the Syrians to master this technique, and prepare it for use in the anti-terrorist battle."
Moscow also called "international coalition" of cooperating with the Syrian authorities under the auspices of the UN security Council to combat ISIS. In the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation said that Moscow believes that coordination with the Syrian armed forces should be an important element in the consolidation of efforts in the battle against crime as part of a broad coalition.
in the Syrian Arab Republic since March 2011 continues with weapons of conflict, during which, according to the UN, lost their lives more than 220 thousand people. Government troops to confront terrorist units belonging to different armed groups. The most active are the extremist militants of the "Islamic state" and " dzhebhat EN-Nusra ".