In the night of Thursday, June 22, the Ministry of defence of Australia announced the lifting of the suspension of air strikes on positions of the terrorist organization «Islamic state» in Syria.
The decision was taken on June 20, the day after the incident with the Syrian plane, when coalition forces shot down a Syrian su-22, as a safety precaution and for operational risk evaluation, explained in the Ministry of defence of Australia Agence France-Presse.
We will remind that armed forces of Australia joined coalition action against ISIS in Syria in September 2015. Before Australian air force was involved only in the airspace of Iraq.
18 Jun aircraft F-18 American air force shot down a Syrian su-22, shortly before it attacked positions of Kurdish militias near the town of Cadin 40 kilometres from Raqqa. Before you shoot down the su-22, the us military turned to the command of the Russian forces in Syria to prevent escalation. The Syrian authorities reported the death of a military pilot. They said that the aircraft attacked positions of the «Islamic state». This incident led to the conflict, the US and Russia, Moscow has stated that interrupts the coordination with the Washington military action in Syria.