Russia demands UNSC meeting over Turkey

Moscow fears Turkey is preparing a ground operation in Syria

Russia demands UNSC meeting over Turkey

World Bulletin / News Desk

Russia called for a UN Security Council meeting Friday over fears of a possible Turkish ground operation in Syria, after Ankara mooted a possible joint intervention with Gulf and Western allies. 

"Russia intends to convene a UN Security Council meeting today to discuss this issue and to introduce a draft resolution calling for a halt to any actions that would undermine the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Syria," Russia's foreign ministry said in a statement.

Last Mod: 19 Şubat 2016, 17:56
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