SYRIA (OBSERVATORY) – The attacks of the three Western countries on objects in Syria are simultaneously an aggression against the UAR, Russia, Iran and the UN, Mufti of Syria Ahmad Hassoun said at a meeting with the delegation of parliamentarians from Russia.
“I believe that today is one of the most significant days in the history of Syria over the past 50 years, tomorrow there will be no more, as it was yesterday: three states attacked a sovereign state.” This attack not only against Syria, this attack against Russia, the UN and Iran, “Hassoun said.
According to the mufti, the bombing of Western countries confirms the victory of the Syrian army over terrorism. “We believe that Syria won not only one, but Russia also won.” The best news today – of the 120 missiles the Syrian army shot down about 80, “he said.
Early in the morning on Saturday, US President Donald Trump addressed the nation, in which he announced about strikes against Syria, the fact of which was also confirmed by Britain and France. The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation reported that on April 14, from 3.42 Moscow time to 5.10 Moscow time, aircrafts and ships of the US Armed Forces jointly with the Air Forces of Great Britain and France issued over 100 cruise missiles and air-to-ground missiles for objects of the military and civilian infrastructure of the Syrian Arab Republic, which was shot down by Syrian air defense means on approach to the targets.