In the North Atlantic has banned the flight of commercial aircraft in the area East of the Dominican Republic, reports of Politics with reference to Aircraft Spots.
This happened in connection with the launch of a Russian rocket:
“In connection with the launch of Russian missiles in the new York region information prohibited operations within the expected flood zone in the Atlantic from 27 to 30 December,” the report says.
Note that shortly after the publication of Aircraft Spots have deleted the relevant tweet.
What missiles were discussed – not specified.
Earlier also it was reported that the Minister of defense, four-star General James “Mad dog” Mattis commented on the defeat of Russian troops by the Americans near the village of Hsmm in Syria the 7th of February this year.
The Minister said at the official briefing at the Pentagon.
“It was self-defense. It is obvious that we are not involved in the civil war in Syria. We are Russians at the time said their forces there… the Fact is that someone decided to attack us, and the Russians said that it is not about them…. You can’t ask Russia to prevent the conflict in the case when she is not in control”.
Thus, Mattis set the example of Ukrainian generals how to comment on the war in the Donbass.