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US working to restore Syria "deconfliction" link with Russia

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Washington | Monday, Jun 19 2017 IST
 
The United States is working to restore a "deconfliction" communications line with Russia meant to avoid an accidental cash over Syria, the top US general said today, after Moscow cut it off after the US downing of a Syrian military jet.Marine General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said there was still communications between a US air operations center in Qatar and Russian forces on the ground in Syria but added yesterday: "We'll work diplomatically and military in the coming hours to reestablish deconfliction."REUTERS RSD 2243

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