MOSCOW, December 10. /TASS/. The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova reminded Western partners about their “achievements” in Iraq, Libya and Afghanistan. So diplomat commented on the statement by the head of the French foreign Ministry Jean-Yves Le Drian stating that Russia “stole” the victory over IG (banned in the Russian terrorist group – approx. TASS) in Syria.
“Western partners for the last few days make statements about what is not Russia, and they, the coalition victory over ISIS in Syria. There have been foreign Minister of France, Mr. Le Drian, – Zakharov wrote on Sunday on the page in Facebook. – Gentlemen, stop! Your achievements are Iraq, Libya and Afghanistan. Here they are proud of”.
Earlier, foreign Minister of France Jean-Yves Le Drian argued that Russia “assumed victory” over the terrorist organization ISIS in Syria. The TV channel BFMTV, he said that Islamic state terrorists from the occupied territories drove the international coalition forces, and the Russian military came to the aid of the forces of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and ultimately secured the release of the Deir ez-Zor “with a certain delay”.
Zakharova also likened what is happening with the situation in “heart of a Dog” by Mikhail Bulgakov and gave the dialogue of the Professor Preobrazhensky with a Ball when the polygraph Polygraphovich to the question about the scar on his forehead says that he was wounded “in the Kolchak fronts.”