"Earlier today, an anti-aircraft missile was launched from Syria towards IDF aircraft during a routine flight over Lebanon".
A US-led coalition backs some of the militia groups that want to overthrow Assad, including SDF and Free Syrian Army.
The Russian military is allied with Assad and operates extensively in the war-torn country, and so an airstrike against Syrian forces hours before Shoigu lands in Tel Aviv would likely require a more serious consideration and approval process. Russian Federation and Israel have established a hotline to avoid accidental clashes in Syria. Just recently, former IAF commander Amir Eshel told Haaretz that Israel has conducted nearly 100 airstrikes in Syria over the last five years against convoys ferrying arms to Hezbollah and other organizations.
Israeli officials do not typically discuss the full extent of the coordination between the two militaries, but stress that the IDF does not seek Russian permission before carrying out airstrikes in Syria.
"Preserving the relative stability is a common interest", the lieutenant colonel said.
Israeli jets have routinely bombed positions near the Israeli-Syrian border during the latter's gruesome 5-year long war; these attacks are usually to target Hezbollah leaders in Syria. It has also occasionally carried out limited reprisals along its frontier with Syria in the Golan Heights, after spillover of Syria's fighting. The missile didn't threaten the plane, but Israel decided not to let it pass.
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A further round of sanctions was put in place in 2006 in response to Sudanese forces' actions in the troubled Darfur region. Saudi Arabia has succeeded in persuading the United States administration to lift economic sanctions imposed on Sudan .
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The 2018 World Cup's first game will feature hosts Russian Federation on June 14 in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium. All Iceland needed to do was defeat last-placed Kosovo at home to clinch a berth at Russian Federation 2018.
Indian bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar was on fire as he dismissed Australian captain David Warner in the first over of the game. Virat Kohli called correctly in the first T20 against Australia at Ranchi and decided that India would bowl first.
Under coach Bernie Moore, LSU had employed a single-wing attack, but that called for a tailback who could run and pass. Tittle was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1971, and his No. 14 jersey is retired by the Giants .
Lynch hasn't done much - 45 carries, 151 yards and a touchdown - and he has yet to carry the football at least 20 times in a game. Making matters worse is Derek Carr is out with a back injury for multiple weeks, and EJ Manuel will start in his place.
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Restrictions have been imposed on entry to the village, a Gurung stronghold, and the police are conducting raids in the area. Six AK-47 rifles, one 9mm pistol, 500 rounds of ammunition and bombs had been recovered from the spot, he added.
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Since then it spurred on several engineers and start-ups across the world to take on the endeavor, including Hyperloop One . This is still far from the target but is expected to increase as the company moves ahead with the commercialisation phase.
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In the 12th minute of the game, Messi scored his first goal and equalised for Argentina . "The group deserved to qualify". Which country stands a better chance at the World Cup: Argentina or Portugal? Argentina needed him and Messi delivered.
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The trailer also features glimpses of several other characters and quick cuts that leave viewers with more questions than answers. In many ways, it is reminscent of the darker second instalment of the original trilogy, The Empire Strikes Back .
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