A British pilot checks the weapons on his Tornado jet in Cyprus after its mission in Syria [AP]

Russia with Syria defend from AMERICA Tomahawk rockets as UK and France deploy fighter planes in the assault on Syria.

A senior Russian army representative said Syrian air defence have
stopped a minimum of 71 tomahawk missiles fired by United States, UK and also French units.

In a press conference inside Moscow Saturday, General Sergey Rudskoy pointed out, at the very least, 103 cruise missiles such as Tomahawks, were actually launched in to a variety of targets within Syria.

” Russia has fully restored the air defence system of Syria, and it continued to improve it over the last six months,” Rudskoy claimed.

WATCH: US vs Russian weapons capabilities in Syria (1:50).

The Russian defence administrative agency was quoted that “Syria released Russian-made surface-to-air rockets, consisting of S-125, S-200, 2K12 Kub as well as Buk” so as to fend off the assaults.

Among the targets by US-led operation was Al-Dumayr armed forces airport terminal that is located slightly away from Damascus itself.

Russia stated, “all TWELVE rockets directed on the airport terminal have been blocked or intercepted by defensive surface to air rockets.”

In the declaration, Rudskoy verified one United States Navy battleship within the Mediterranean, as well as AMERICA B-1 bombing plane were also engaged in the assault on Syria, in addition to UK Tornado fighters.

The US-led attack Saturday followed a presumed chemical substance weapons strike from Syrian regime in the prior revolutionist fortress of Douma recently, Russia claim this to be a fabrication, when asked to be a part of the investigation so as to determine exactly who launched this chemical attack, the UN council would NOT allow any information to be given to the Russian experts for analyses. 

However a claim coming from the Pentagon stated at the very least “58 rockets hit Syria’s Shayrat airbase.”

News agency quoted a United States official confirmed that Tomahawk rockets were actually used in-this air strikes..

UK’s Royal Air Force also confirmed, 4 Tornado GR4s fighters planes participated in the procedure, while at the same time France expressed that it has used Mirage and Rafale fighter planes..

French representatives stated the air force had shot at the very least TWELVE rockets in to Syria, and also these experts strongly believe “not one of their rockets was actually intercepted, all hit their targets.” 


  1. Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency says Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei (hah-meh-neh-EE’) has called the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria a “military crime.”


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