BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:00 A.M.) – The Spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova, discussed the downing of the IL-20 aircraft with Italy’s Panorama magazine on Thursday.

Zakharova slammed Israel’s actions during the short episode, calling their air force both ‘unprofessional’ and ‘cowardly’.

“The tragedy occurred on September 17 following erroneous, unprofessional and cowardly actions of one of our partners, despite Russia’s efforts to develop the relationship with Israel, including when it comes to the issues that are important for them,” Zakharova stated.

Israel maintains that they were not responsible for the downing of the IL-20 aircraft, despite the Russian Ministry of Defense’s accusations.

The Israel regime’s official position is that the Syrian military’s actions were the cause of the aircraft’s demise.

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This is superb damage control to whitewash : – Incompetence to not have shared IFF (identification friend or foe) to Syrian air-defences. – Incompetence of SyADF which shoots indiscriminately in every direction, often pretending that the auto-destruction of their own missiles are interceptions. – Hezbo deliberately using warehouses close to Russian installation. Another point : GBU-39 SDB were used. These ‘small diameter bombs’ are gliding ones with a range of 110km from high altitude. Strangely, NO SDB on Russian imaging. The glide is likely to take at least 6 minutes to fly the 110km… Since F-16 end flying clean from… Read more »