Ryabkov: the US attack on the fighter with the Syrian air force – an act of aggression and support for terrorists

Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergei Ryabkov

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MOSCOW, June 19. /TASS/. Moscow considers the U.S. attack on air force fighter Syria an act of aggression and support for terrorists. This was stated to journalists on Monday, Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov.

“This attack should be viewed primarily as a continuation of the American line on the neglect norms of international law, the diplomat said, answering the question TASS. – Regardless of who is in power in Washington, the people there are accustomed to the fact that there are some rules and circumstances that allow them to look down disparagingly and in some situations openly ignore the basics of international behaviour”.