The young woman was healthy and did not seem to be hurt in Syria.
Mirilashvili is a leader in the international Jewish community with a focus on countries in the former Soviet Union.
Chinese media reported that the advanced missile is now in the hands of the Russians who are reportedly working to reverse engineer it. What a weird report. And what odd timing.
The Prime Minister's Office said that Israeli authorities have been involved in Issachar’s case from the start, clearly telling Russia that the punishment it wants to give her is disproportionate.
Syria barely exists as a state, but Russia is keen to maintain calm there to help Assad keep control, while Iran, already overstretched, does not seem keen on an all-out confrontation with Israel.
Israel's military says meeting with senior Russian officers discussed Lebanon and Syria
Stability in the region – especially in Syria, Lebanon and even Iraq – require that Israel and Russia work closely together.
Netanyahu and Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman have insisted that relations with Moscow are on track.
Israel has insisted that it notified Moscow of its movements and has blamed Syria for the downed plane.
On September 17, Syrian air defenses accidentally shot down a Russian surveillance aircraft while retaliating against Israeli airplanes attacking Iranian assets, killing 15 Russian airmen on board.