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Lavrov spoke about the plans of the US to split Syria

The United States has plans for partitioning Syria, Russia will talk about this with its American counterparts, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.

"In Syria, it seems very likely that the Americans have taken a course toward dividing the country. Plans for the actual partition of Syria exist, we know about it ", and - transfers his words to RIA Novosti.

He noted that Moscow would ask Washington what it is like to represent the partition of Syria.

At the same time, Lavrov stressed, the United States has already given up assurances that the only purpose of their presence in Syria without the invitation of a legitimate government is to defeat the "Islamic State". Now we are talking about a "sustainable process of political settlement". The result of this, Lavrov believes, is the US sees a change in the "regime of President Bashar Assad."

"The fact that the US is flirting with various segments of Syrian society that oppose, including with weapons in the hands of the government, leads to very dangerous results," Lavrov stressed.

Previously, Lavrov also announced the US attempts to take control of the Syrian-Turkish border.

The VZGLYAD newspaper wrote in detail about Washington's attempts to build a new quasi-state in Syria - the Syrian Kurdistan.

A source: LOOK

Author: Sergei Guryanov

Tags: Syria, Russia, USA, Lavrov, Politics, Middle East, International Relations