News 16 april — 13:42

NATO secretary general: Operation in Syria signal to Russia and Iran

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The US, British and French strikes against Syria are a clear signal to President Bashar Assad, Russia and Iran, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said during his visit to Ankara, Turkish NTV reports.

'This operation was aimed at reducing the ability of Damascus to use chemical weapons, the investigation of which in the United Nations was impeded by Russia, which is a clear signal to the Assad, Russia and Iran regime,' Stoltenberg said.

At the same time, he reiterated that NATO does not oppose a political dialogue with Moscow.

'We were pleased to receive the support from Turkey that was provided for this operation,' added the NATO secretary general

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