The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko believes that Russia's actions in the Syrian Arab Republic in the battle With the terrorists "Islamic countries" (IG) is a step towards a third world war. About this he said during a speech before students of the military Institute of the Kyiv Taras Shevchenko on Wednesday.
"We have to understand what it means to each of us aggression of the Russian Federation seems to be far in Syria, and how these steps are absolutely irresponsible, bringing us closer to the third world (war) ", - said Poroshenko.
From September 30 to Russia at the request of President Bashar al-Assad began to apply air strikes on targets of the terrorist organization "Islamic state" in Syria, using attack aircraft su-25 frontline bombers su-24M, su-34, With their cover of air fighters su-30CM. According to the Ministry of defense, Russian aviation has already greatly disrupted the system of management and logistics of terrorists and have caused harm to the infrastructure for the training of suicide bombers.
Targets are chosen on the basis of reconnaissance data from Russia and Syria, including aerial reconnaissance. At the written request of the Russian Ministry of defense, equipping the aircraft of Russia gives the chance to strike ISIS throughout Syria and With " absolute precision ".
The Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riyad Haddad confirmed first that strikes are exactly on the terrorist armed groups, not the opposition or civilians. According to the Ambassador, the Syrian army has the exact coordinates of terrorists.