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Lavrov tells Tillerson attack on Syria plays in extremists' hands

Lavrov tells Tillerson attack on Syria plays in extremists' hands

Earlier, U.S. military officials had said they were looking into whether Russian Federation participated, possibly by using a drone to help eliminate evidence afterward.

But the secretary of state said when he meets with the Russian foreign minister this week, he will bring up Russia's obligation under a 2013 agreement to ensure the Syrian government got rid of its chemical weapons.

Fresh airstrikes struck a town in Syria, which was hit by a chemical attack on Tuesday, according to Syrian activists.

While former USA president Obama chose not to intervene militarily following Assad's use of chemical weapons in 2013, his administration sought the elimination of all chemical weapons in the country.

"We strongly condemn the illegitimate actions by the US The consequences of this for regional and global stability could be extremely serious", Russia's deputy UN envoy, Vladimir Safronkov, told a meeting of the UN Security Council on Friday. So Russia could be part of the solution.

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Rouhani said the US strike would not affect Iran's Syria policy, while Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Iran would not withdraw in the face of such aggressions.

The Observatory said the Saturday strikes may have been carried out by Russian warplanes, which began backing Syrian military operations a year ago.

When reports of chemical attacks in Syria first surfaced, former President Barack Obama said the use of those weapons would invoke a USA response. He did not elaborate, other than to note that runways are easily and quickly repaired.

The United States launched a missile strike on a Syrian airfield on Friday in its first military action against Assad in retaliation for the attack.

He added, "Neutral countries should investigate the issue and make it clear where the chemical weapons had come from and by whom and also whether there were chemical weapons".

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Russia, which has been propping up the Assad regime since September 2015 in its fight against anti-government rebels.

The province remains a primary target Syrian and Russian jet fighters.

Boris Johnson, the British foreign secretary, is pushing for the group, which comprises the United States, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom, to call for Russian Federation to drop backing for the country's president Bashar al-Assad or face tough new sanctions, The Times reported.

Saturday's evacuations are the fourth set of rebel withdrawals from Homs, under the deal brokered in early February.

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