Sands: the Syrian army is a temporary support

Sands: the Syrian army is a temporary support


Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov recalled the words of Russian President Vladimir Putin that support from Russia will be provided at the time of the offensive movements of the Armed forces of Syria.

MOSCOW, 30 sen. Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Syrian army from the Russian Federation is a temporary support for the period of offensive action by the Armed forces of Syria, however, he failed to specify how much time will last this operation.

“A temporary support for the period of offensive operations of the Syrian armed forces,” Peskov said, answering the question, what is the period of Russian support for Syria.

He recalled the words of Russian President Vladimir Putin that support from Russia will be provided at the time of the offensive movements of the Armed forces of Syria.

To the question, how long will continue offensive movements of the Syrian army, Peskov replied: “I can’t say.”

The Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier asked the Federation Council for permission to use Russian armed forces abroad. The Federation Council approved this message. The defense Ministry announced that aircraft of the Russian VKS began conducting air operations with the targeted killings by terrorists from the “Islamic state” in Syria. Russia intends to apply exclusively to aviation, acting at the request of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, leading the fight against the terrorists of the Islamic state, said on Wednesday the head of the Kremlin administration Sergei Ivanov.