Lukashevich: U.S. strikes on Syria without sanctions of the UN security Council was an act of aggression

VIENNA, April 14. /TASS/. Missile strikes USA, UK and France against targets in Syria without a UN security Council sanctions become an act of aggression and violated international law. This was stated on Saturday, Russia’s permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.

“The United States, Britain and France, grossly violated the fundamental principles of international law, UN Charter and Helsinki final act, causing without the authorization of the Security Council of the missile and bomb strikes on the territory of sovereign Syria. It is an act of aggression”, – said in a statement Lukashevich, which was distributed by the permanent mission of the Russian Federation to the OSCE in his Twitter.