US responds to Russian threat after shoot-down of Syrian jet………………………….

US responds to Russian threat after shoot-down of Syrian jetfoxnews.com ^ | 6/19/17 | Lucas Tomlinson and Jennifer Griffin / ap Posted on 6/19/2017, 2:19:19 PM by ColdOneU.S. pilots operating over Syria won’t hesitate to defend themselves from Russian threats, a Pentagon spokesperson said Monday in the latest escalation between the two superpowers since a U.S. jet shot down a Syrian aircraft on Sunday

.”We do not seek conflict with any party in Syria other than ISIS, but we will not hesitate to defend ourselves or our partners if threatened,” Capt. Jeff Davis told Fox News.Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford doubled down on that rhetoric during a Monday speech at the National Press Club.(Excerpt) Read more at foxnews.com …

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