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Russia calls emergency session of UN Security Council over Syria strikes: Kremlin

Apr 14. 2018
Russia's senior military officer Sergei Rudskoi sits before a map of Damascus, showing alleged strikes locations, during a briefing at the Russian Defence Ministry headquarters in Moscow on April 14, 2018.  / AFP PHOTO
Russia's senior military officer Sergei Rudskoi sits before a map of Damascus, showing alleged strikes locations, during a briefing at the Russian Defence Ministry headquarters in Moscow on April 14, 2018. / AFP PHOTO
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By Agence France-Presse
Moscow, Russia

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Russia on Saturday said it was calling an emergency session of the United Nations Security Council, where it is a permanent member, over Western strikes on Syria.

"Russia is calling an emergency session of the UN Security Council to discuss the aggressive actions of the US and its allies," the Kremlin said in a statement.

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