In the Kremlin commented on the US strike on Syria

the Kremlin sees the missile attacks the US, UK and France on Syria as an act of aggression and a violation of international law, said the press Secretary of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. His words leads RIA Novosti.

“Saturday and Sunday, we all witnessed another violation of international law, another aggression of some countries against the sovereign Syrian Arab Republic. You know the position of Russia, which was clearly and unambiguously articulated in the statement of the head of the Russian state,” Peskov said.

Earlier the President of Russia Vladimir Putin called attack the US and allies in Syria “an act of aggression against a sovereign state”.

“Their actions, States are further aggravating the humanitarian catastrophe in Syria, bear the suffering of the civilian population, in fact, pander to terrorists, seven years tormenting the Syrian people, provoke a new wave of refugees from that country and the region as a whole”, — said in the text of the appeal of Putin, published on the Kremlin website.

a Joint operation of the three Western States was held at night on April 14. According to the Pentagon, the targets in Syria were released in a total of 105 cruise missiles, all of them reached the goal. General staff of the Russian armed forces he said that he was running 103 rockets, 71 of them managed to intercept a Syrian air defense means.