The fallout from Turkey’s decision to shoot down a Russian combat aircraft may have a wider and unexpected impact on the U.S.-led coalition of airpower arrayed against militants of the self-proclaimed Islamic State. The positioning of an Almaz-Antey S-400 Triumf ground-based air defense system at Hmeymim air base near Latakia, Syria, further complicates the already complex air campaign taking place in the skies over Syria.  The system was airlifted into the base on Nov. 26 in ...


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