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Russia blames 'illegal American presence' for slow progress in Syrian peace talks


Devdiscourse News Desk Russian Federation
Updated: 19-12-2018 19:20 IST
Russia blames 'illegal American presence' for slow progress in Syrian peace talks

"From being a factor in the fight against terrorism, the illegal American presence in Syria is becoming a dangerous obstacle to the path to a settlement," Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said. (Image Credit: Twitter)

Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that the presence of U.S. forces in Syria was becoming a dangerous obstacle to finding a peace settlement and accused Washington of keeping its forces there illegally.

"From being a factor in the fight against terrorism, the illegal American presence in Syria is becoming a dangerous obstacle to the path to a settlement," Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told a news briefing.

(With inputs from agencies.)

COUNTRY : Russian Federation Syrian Arab Republic United States

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