May 11, 2021

Syria's Assad tells Russian lawmakers Western strikes were act of aggression

Syria's Assad tells Russian lawmakers Western strikes were act of aggressionSyrian President Bashar al-Assad told a group of Russian lawmakers on Sunday that Western missile strikes on his country were an act of aggression. The meeting followed missile strikes by the United States, France and Britain against Syrian government targets over a suspected poison gas attack a week ago. Russia, which is helping Assad fight militants and rebels opposed to his rule, immediately condemned the strikes and called for an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council.


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