May 4, Raymond Thomas has fallen with charges to Moscow during the Senate hearings.

John McCain, who heads the Senate Committee on armed forces, asked General Thomas about the change in the number of provocative actions that Russia allegedly makes in Eastern Europe. The Senator asked for clarification, increased or decreased the number of “provocations” in the region, reports “Russian conversation”.

In response, the head of the command of special operations of the U.S. armed forces announced a permanent nature of the “aggressive actions” in Moscow. In the opinion of the General American programme for the support of European allies in NATO will give a “positive effect”.

Previously, the Pentagon established a special buffer zone on the border of Turkey and Syria .

As reported, “Russian conversation”, the Pentagon will be part of the Committee for the opposition of Russia, which will be created in the us Congress.