Middle East

Major mistake’: Israel, US warn Russia against giving S-300 missiles to Syria

Both Jerusalem and Washington warned Russia on Monday evening against its declared intention to provide the Syrian military with advanced surface-to-air missiles within two weeks, saying the move would further destabilize the region and increase already high tensions. Israel’s high-level security cabinet was set to meet Tuesday morning to discuss the latest developments. Russian President Vladimir Putin informed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of the decision to provide Syria with the S-300 system in a phone call Sunday…..Read More