The news emerged as British ministers plan to gather to discuss whether to join the US and France in a possible military attack on Syria that threatens to bring Western and Russian forces into direct confrontation.
Asked whether the so-called deconfliction line between the Russian and US militaries for Syria was being used to avoid potential Russian casualties in the event of a US. strike, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters:”The line is used and it is active.
“In general the line is used by both sides.”
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