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07.04.2017 - 19: 03

Ministry of Defense of Greece has opposed any military intervention in Syria

The Ministry of National Defense of Greece are opposed to military intervention in Syria and call for dialogue, he told RIA Novosti source in the Greek Defense Ministry.

"Greece is firmly opposed to any military intervention in Syria, it promotes dialogue and peaceful coexistence." - said the spokesman, commenting on the US strikes on Syria.

USA on Friday night fired a missile attack on a government base in Syria with cruise missiles based on US Navy ships. According to the Pentagon, all were released 59 missiles. It was noted that the purpose of the US missile strike was Shayrat airfield, from which, according to the US government, were committed himataki in Idlib province.

As said Thursday Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem, Syrian government forces have never used and do not intend to use chemical weapons against civilians and against the terrorists. Stocks of chemical weapons had previously been successfully exported from Syria in January 2016, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has announced the complete elimination of chemical arsenals of the country. For chemical disarmament of Syria in 2013 organization received the Nobel Peace Prize.

A source: RIA News

Author: Gennady Melnik

Tags: Greece, Syria, war in the Middle East, the United States, the Middle East, Rockets