Russia Claims That Syrian Air Defenses Shot Down 71 Of 103 Incoming Cruise Missiles From Allied Forces

By Geoffrey Grider

The Russian military has claimed that the Syrian air defences, whose most modern weapon is a three-decades-old Russian-supplied anti-aircraft system, shot down 71 of 103 missiles fired by the US and its allies, the UK and France.

EDITOR’S  NOTE: As Russia claims that  nearly 75% of inbound missiles were shot down by the Russian-backed Syrian air defense system, President Trump proclaimed on Twitter ‘mission accomplished’. The UN is convening an emergency session for 11:00 AM EST this morning at the request of Vladimir Putin to discuss this situation. And what was the main target of the missile strikes last night? You guessed [READ MORE HERE]

Source: NTEB

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