ISRAEL (OBSERVATORY) – Through the Israeli army, expressed concern that the tripartite aggression against Syria would prompt Russia to supply Damascus with the S-300 missile defense system, according to Channel 2.
According to the channel, Israeli defense officials fear that the US-British-French strikes, which took place on Saturday morning on Syrian positions, would prompt Russia to provide the Syrian government with a sophisticated defense system that would make it difficult for the Israeli army to operate. In the region.”
The channel pointed out that Israeli security and military officials believe that Moscow will ignore the demands of Tel Aviv, considering that this will leave “Israel alone in the face of Iran.”
The Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper reported that the S-300 system is more sophisticated than all the Syrian anti-aircraft missile systems, which can drop ballistic missiles over 150 kilometers, not just aircraft.
The head of Russia’s General Staff Operations Directorate, Sergey Rodzkoy, said after Russia’s missile targeting that Russia might reconsider the issue of supplying S-300 missile defense systems to Syria.
He said that the triple aggression on Syria today, may prompt Russia to respond in this way.
“I would like to point out that a few years ago, because of the urgent demand from some of our Western partners, we refused to provide Syria with S-300 missile systems, but taking into account what happened, we may reconsider this issue not only in Is for Syria, but also for other countries.”
“We have developed the Syrian air defense system, and we will be developing it better,” said the representative of the Russian Defense Ministry.