Syrian FM hails Russian airstrikes on ISIS targets as effective

Speaking on Friday before the UN General Assembly, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem said that Russian airstrikes in Syria are, quote “an effective participation in the support of the Syrian efforts in combating terrorism.”

In addition, he said the U.S.-led coalition’s campaign against Islamic State was bound to fail without cooperation with the Syrian Army.

Al-Moualem’s comments came as Russia is busy defending accusations of its military killing civilians in Syria.

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