Israeli official: “Russian planes enter Israeli airspace”
After Turkey downed a Russian plane and caused high tensions between the two countries, Israel is working to avoid similar situations. Lately, the two countries have deepened their security coordination, a move that has allowed more freedom for the two sides.
The Russian plane that was downed by Turkey last week has been the source of diplomatic tension between the two countries and Israel is trying to avoid a similar situation. Director of Policy and Political-Military Affairs in the Ministry of Defense Major General (Res.) Amos Gilad shared this information on Saturday and stated that recently, Israel and Russia have deepened their security coordination.
“Russian pilots cross into Israeli airspace occasionally,” said Gilad, “but thanks to the strong security coordination between the two countries, which began with a meeting between Netanyahu and Putin, the IDF and the Russian army have well-known security procedures. If there is a case of invasion, they know what to do and how to avoid a situation that could
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