The Pentagon told about the direction of Russia warned about the strikes in Syria
The US has warned the Russian military through the established channels before striking in Syria. About it RIA Novosti said the representative of the Pentagon.
He also replied affirmatively to the question of whether such a warning is made through the established channels of communication used by the military of the two countries in Syria to prevent conflicts.
Other details of the contact with the Russian military, the Pentagon spokesman refused to tell.
The us defense Department also said that the United States has taken precautions in the attack on the base, the Syrian air force to “minimize the risk to Russian and Syrian military”.
Also, the Pentagon claims that on the basis of allegedly stored chemical weapons. The air base suffered serious damage, said the Agency.
In the night of Friday, the US released a few dozen cruise missiles at Syrian airbase shirt in the province of HOMS in Western Syria. Washington has accused the Syrian authorities in the implementation of the impact with the use of chemical weapons in Idlib province on April 4, which killed dozens of people.