The U.S. and France rejected Russia introduced a draft resolution of the UN security Council, condemning any intervention that would undermine the stability of Syria. The resolution was introduced on the background of rumors about the upcoming Turkish military operation.
The U.S. representative to the UN Samantha powers said that Russia has diverted the world’s attention, and advised Moscow to focus its efforts on the implementation of UN security Council resolution on the peaceful settlement in Syria, reported Reuters news Agency.
The representative of France to the UN Francois Delattr said that Russia is talking about stabilizing Syria, continues to support the Syrian regime, and this leads to the destruction of the country. He noted that the current escalation of military conflict could eventually spiral out of control.
On the eve of the official representative the MFA of Russia Maria Zakharova said that Turkey’s plans for intervention in Syria led to a sharp aggravation of the situation in this country. According to her, Moscow is concerned about the penetration of Syrian territory, the militants of the terrorist organization «Islamic state» and the establishment of their bases, so introducing the draft resolution the UN security Council.