BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Russia says didn't promise withdrawal of pro-Iranian forces from Syria

Now Reading:

Russia says didn't promise withdrawal of pro-Iranian forces from Syria

Text size Aa Aa

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has not promised to ensure a withdrawal of pro-Iranian forces from Syria, RIA news agency quoted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on Tuesday. The presence of Iran in Syria is legitimate, Lavrov was quoted as saying by another agency, Interfax.

(Reporting by Polina Devitt; writing by Polina Nikolskaya; editing by Christian Lowe)
euronews provides breaking news articles from reuters as a service to its readers, but does not edit the articles it publishes. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time.