Russian Parliament OKs Use Of Military Force In Syria
The Russian parliament has approved the use of military force in Syria to help prop up the Syrian regime and fight extremists.By Jake Godin | September 30, 2015
Russia is now fighting in Syria.
On Wednesday, the Russian parliament gave President Vladimir Putin authorization to use military force in Syria "on the basis of universal principles and norms of international law."
Russia has already been building up forces in Syria over the past few weeks. (Video via YouTube / Кристина Волкова)