Russian Minister of Defense Sergei Shoigu announced that Russia will boost Syrian air defense system in 3 measures including the delivery of very long awaited very old S300 air defense systems. This will take place within the coming 2 weeks.
Should we cheer? After yesterday’s revelations by the Russian Ministry of Defense on the number of favors Russia gave to Israel on Syria’s account, we’re not too much excited with this latest decision, to be honest, and I’m talking on behalf of myself and a large number of Syrian activists and reporters.
The Russian defense minister did mention the word ‘modern’ in describing the S300 system, we’re not sure which version they’ll deliver to Syria, but however modern it is will for sure not be as modern as the S400 Russia offered everybody else, especially Syria’s sworn enemies: NATO member state Turkey and the pariahs of Saudi Arabi and Qatar, the sponsors and financiers of al-Qaeda terrorist organization.
The other two measures Mr. Shoigu stated... Continue reading: https://www.syrianews.cc/s300-syria-russia-israel-air-defense/