Russia isn't going to fire back.
Moscow, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) The head of Russiaâ�Ös upper parliamentâ�Ös Defense and Security Committee Viktor Ozerov ruled out today a confrontation in Syria against military personnel from other countries that are not included as terrorists, referring to the Turkish troops. Ozerov stated that Moscow would not make the tense relations with Ankara worse than they already are.Sputnik:
A statement issued by the Russian Foreign Ministry deplored today the aggressive behavior of Turkey regarding Syria and expressed deep concern about those actions.
“Considering the fact that Turkish military personnel are not striking the Russian military in Syria, and the goal of our military in Syria is countering terrorism, Russia will not enter into a confrontation with the militaries of other countries that are not included as terrorists so as not to make the tense relations worse than they already are,” Viktor Ozerov told RIA Novosti.