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    Russian Airstrikes in Syria Temporary

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    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that Russian airstrikes are temporary support for the period of offensive operations carried out by the Syrian army.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russian military operations in Syria are temporary and they will continue for as long as the Syrian army maintains its offensive on positions of extremist groups in the war torn country, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.

    "It is a temporary support for the period of offensive operations carried out by the Syrian army," Peskov told reporters in Moscow.

    "As to the information exchange between all involved countries, it is not a fragile agreement, but an urgent necessity. There are channels of information exchange that will most like be used most efficiently from now on," Peskov added.

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