On June 18, the US-led coalition shot down the Syrian army's aircraft in southern Raqqa countryside while the jet was fulfilling its mission against Daesh.
On June 18, the Syrian Defense Ministry said that the United States-led coalition shot down its aircraft in the countryside near Raqqa when it was on a combat mission against Daesh.
The US-led coalition has used the deconfliction channel with Russia for flight operations in Syria several times on Sunday amid the incident with downing of a Syrian Su-22 jet south of Tabqa, Operation Inherent Resolve spokesperson told Sputnik on Monday.
According to a Russian upper house committee chairman, Russia's suspension of the use of a deconfliction channel over Syrian airspace with the US will not lead to a direct confrontation.
From June 19, Russia is halting all interactions with the US within the framework on the memorandum of incident prevention in Syrian skies, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Monday following the US-led coalition's downing of a Syrian army's jet near Raqqa.
The Russian Defense Ministry slammed the "cynical" US aviation attack in Syrian airspace, which may be considered an "act of aggression."
US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) rebels vowed to "retaliate" in case of Syrian army's attack on their positions in Raqqa. The statement comes following the US-led coalition's downing of a Syrian army jet in the area.
On June 18, a United States-led international coalition downed an aircraft of the Syrian Air Force.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov commented on the US-led coalition's attack on a Syrian army's warplane in Raqqa.
The US-led anti-terrorist coalition confirmed downing the Syrian government forces aircraft.