Putin and Rouhani, in phone call, condemn US aggression in Syria

By REUTERS
April 9, 2017 16:23
Breaking news

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iran's Hassan Rouhani said in a phone call that aggressive US actions against Syria were not permissible and violated international law, the Kremlin said on Sunday.

The two leaders also called for an objective investigation into an incident involving chemical weapons in Syria's Idlib and said they were ready to deepen cooperation to fight terrorism, the Kremlin said in a statement on its website.The Kremlin said the phone call took place on Iran's initiative.


Related Content

Breaking news
September 15, 2019
Car bomb kills 10 in Syrian town near Turkish border

By REUTERS