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Russian and American military previously had problems with deconflicting in Syria. This was stated in the state Department, the US special envoy on Syria, James Jeffrey, reports “Interfax”.
He noted a case where Americans are “intercepted” Russian major-General, EN route to Manbij. Then the incident was resolved through the channels of communication between soldiers of the two countries through the same channels, which was able to agree to the Russian VKS planes do not fly over busy Americans areas.
Jeffrey said that the problems started about 14 months ago, when Russian troops have strengthened activity in the area.
The name of the intercepted Russian General is not called.
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