U.S warplane shot down by Syrian jet
U.S warplane shot down
A US Navy fighter jet shot down a Syrian warplane after the Syrian jet dropped bombs near Syrian Democratic Force (SDF) soldiers on Sunday, the US military said in a statement.
The shootdown came a little more than two hours after forces allied. The Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad attacked the north-central Syria town of Ja’Din. Which was a controlled by the SDF?
Some SDF forces, who are backed by the US-led coalition, were wounded in the attack. The statement from the Combined Joint Task Force said.
The attack drove the SDF from Ja’Din. He is the west of Raqqa and the coalition statement said.
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Later, a Syrian government Su-22 attacked the SDF forces with bombs.
By rules of engagement and in collective self-defense of coalition-partnered forces. The Syrian jet was immediately shot down by a US F/A-18E Super Hornet. The coalition statement said.
The shootdown was the first of a Syrian aircraft by the US military since it began fighting ISIS in the country in 2014.
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The Syrian Armed Forces in the interim. He said one of its warplanes was assaulted. The Raqqa farmland while it was completing a soldier mission against ISIS psychological militant Association. The pilot is feeling the loss of the Syrian articulation said.
The Syrian military called the activity an “egregious hostility” that insisted the United States’ “genuine position in support of fear mongering,” as indicated by Syrian Armed Forces.
“The assault stresses coordination between the US and ISIS, and it uncovers the underhanded goals of the US in administrating psychological warfare and contributing it to pass the US-Zionist venture in the district,” it said.
The announcement from the US-drove coalition said it is working in Syria to battle ISIS, which has assumed control regions of Syria amid the nation’s thoughtful war, and not the Syrian administration or its accomplices. In any case, the coalition said it would guard itself and its partners.
“The exhibited unfriendly plan and activities of professional administration powers toward coalition and accomplice compel in Syria directing genuine counter-ISIS operations won’t go on without serious consequences,” the coalition articulation said.