Putin: militants in Syria are preparing a provocation using chemical substances

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ANKARA, April 4. /TASS/. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin said about the information available about terrorists ‘ efforts to provocations with the use of toxic substances in Syria.

“As a General strategic goal to see the final defeat of the terrorists do not leave attempts to destabilize the situation on the ground, trying to thwart efforts to advance the peace process,” – said the Russian head of state to journalists after a trilateral meeting of heads of the States – guarantors of the Astana process of the Syrian settlement.