By Juan Cole / Informed Comment Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova warned that a U.S. attack on the Syrian army “will lead to terrible, tectonic consequences not only on the territory of this country but also in the region on the whole.”
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova commented on the Syrian crisis settlement, the relations between Russia and Turkey and a strike on a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Yemen during her weekly press briefing.
Russia supports the statehood of Syria, not President Bashar Assad himself, Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Friday.
Moscow is calling on Ankara to agree its military actions with the Syrian government, as well as to refrain from attacking opposition and ethnic groups in Syria, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Wednesday.
With Russian-assisted assault on Aleppo, hospitals there on verge of collapse, U.N. warns; Kremlin tells U.S. to not touch Syrian regime