TFR opened a criminal case in connection with crash of Il-20
The main military investigation Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia opened a criminal case on the fact of crash of the Russian Il-20 aircraft in Syria.
“At the scene together with representatives of the Russian defense Ministry investigators and criminalists SK the Russian Federation”, — told reporters the official representative of SKR Svetlana Petrenko (quoted by TASS).
A Russian plane was shot down over the Mediterranean sea on 17 September. On Board were 15 officers. Moscow was blamed for the incident in tel Aviv. The Russian defense Ministry claim: four F-16 Israel bombed Latakia near coming in for a landing of the Russian plane — the Israeli pilots had actually framed him for the fire of air defense of Syria.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has promised to provide Russia with all necessary information to investigate the crash, including send to Moscow the head of the Israeli air force of Amikam norkina. Israel holds responsible the Syrian military.