Syria – With The Air Space Closed Over Newly Established Safe Zone Areas, They Would Become De Facto No-Fly Zones

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The safe zones that regional powers have agreed to create in Syria will be closed for military planes of the international US-led coalition, Russia’s envoy to Syria talks said. Turkey and Iran agreed on Thursday to Russia’s proposal for “de-escalation zones”, a move welcomed by the United Nations but met with scepticism from the United States…