Zakharova: The US, France and Great Britain neglected the rules of the UN Security Council

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY) –¬†Moscow believes that the United States, France and the United Kingdom, having carried out a missile strike against Syria, have ignored the rules of the UN Security Council and call into question the civilized intercourse of states, said spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“We saw how international law, any kind of respect for international institutions such as the UN, the Security Council is completely eliminated before our eyes.” In general, the civilized intercourse of states is called into question, “she said on the air of the television channel ” Russia 1 “.

Earlier, US President Donald Trump addressed the nation, in which he announced the 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.