Russia will not support the adoption of UN security Council resolution condemning the Syrian government

UN security Council meeting


MOSCOW, April 13. /TASS/. Russia will not support new attempts to adopt a UN security Council resolution with unfounded condemnation of the Syrian government, without investigation of the incident in Khan Sheyhun. This was stated by Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

“We yesterday (with U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson – approx. TASS) discussed the necessity of intensifying the Russian-American efforts to mobilize the international community to fight against terrorism and recalled that US actions such as strikes on Syria, April 7 contrary to this objective. We insist on the most careful, independent investigation of this incident,” he said.