The West condemns the move by Russia and China to veto the UN resolution on Syria. Critics include British Foreign Secretary William Hague and French then-president Nicolas Sarkozy. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the lack of unanimity in the Security Council undermined the United Nations’ image. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called the failed UN Syria vote a “travesty”. The resolution, which is being actively pushed through by the United States and its allies, is further interference in the internal affairs of a sovereign nation, said Vitaly Churkin, Permanent Representative of Russia to the United Nations.
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Moscow open to contacts with U.S.-led coalition on Syria

Moscow is perplexed by the fact that, while the international antiterrorist coalition in Syria led by the U.S. is refusing to coordinate its actions with Russia, it has criticized Russia for not coordinating its steps in the country, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said

Russian aviation strikes against 10 ISIS targets in Syria

Russian attack aircraft and frontline bombers have continued carrying out pinpoint airstrikes against ISIS infrastructure, command posts and stores of military hardware in Syria, which were previously located by intelligence units, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov has said

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