Lavrov saw malice on the part of the US because of the support Kurds in Syria
MOSCOW, 16 Feb — RIA Novosti. From the United States in the situation with the military support of Syrian Kurds of a possible evil intent, said the Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
“The whole story (operation Turkey Afrin — approx. ed.) underscores the short-sightedness, short-sightedness, as you like to call it, if not malice on the part of the United States. Gradually, within two to three years (that is, almost all of the period that the coalition led by Washington working in Syria), the us special forces and other units are on the ground in Syria illegally, without any invitation on the part of Damascus or mandate from the UN Security Council. From the beginning of its actions in Syria, the Americans have relied on the Kurds and ignored the discontent of Turkey”, — said Lavrov in an interview with TV channel “Euronews”.
The Minister recalled that neither relate to Turkey’s position, her position for anyone has never been a secret.
According to him, Ankara is believed by some groups of Kurds in Syria is a spin-off from the PKK, which Turkey and several other countries entered in the list of terrorist organizations.