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    US-Led Coalition Hits Daesh Near Palmyra Without Coordinating With Russia

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    US Air Forces Central Command (CENTCOM) Commander Gen. Charles Brown said that the US-led coalition against the Daesh striked targets in Palmyra without coordination with Russia.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The US-led coalition against the Daesh has not been coordinating its airstrikes near the Syrian city of Palmyra with the Russian military, US Air Forces Central Command (CENTCOM) Commander Gen. Charles Brown told reporters on Thursday.

    "For the strike in Palmyra, we do not do any coordination with the Russians, we don’t talk to them about what we are going to strike," Brown stated.


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