US Speaks Out Over Suspected Russian Military Plans In Syria
Russia's moves in Syria, which seem to be related to military expansion, have the U.S. concerned, and the State Department is speaking out.By Sebastian Martinez | September 6, 2015
Secretary of State John Kerry is speaking out against Russian military escalation in Syria. (Video via U.S. Department of State)
The State Department put out a statement saying Secretary Kerry had told his Russian counterpart that escalation would lead to, "greater loss of innocent life, increase refugee flows and risk confrontation with the anti-ISIL Coalition operating in Syria."
The New York Times reported on Friday that administration officials suspected Russia had shipped prefabricated living quarters and a portable air traffic control station to a region dominated by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. (Video via RT)