Syria is to blame for downing of plane, Netanyahu tells Putin

Published: September 18, 2018
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem. PHOTO REUTERS

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem. PHOTO REUTERS

JERUSALEM: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a phone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, the Israeli leader’s office said, following the downing of a Russian plane off the Syrian coast.

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Netanyahu’s office said Netanyahu had placed the blame for the shooting down of the aircraft on Syria, and that he had offered “all necessary information” to investigate the incident.

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  • Bunny Rabbit
    Sep 18, 2018 - 11:46PM

    Russia is far far away geographically . what was it doing flying over that area ? Recommend

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