Syria announces support for Russia's efforts to “establish peace” in Donbas

Syria announces support for Russia's efforts to “establish peace” in Donbas

Syria announced support for Russia's efforts to "establish peace" in Donbas

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Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal Mikdad said that the Arab Republic supports Russia's efforts to "establish peace" in Donbas, TASS reports.

According to him, the position of Damascus on all international issues is identical to the position of Moscow.

"We strongly support Russian efforts in Donbas" ;, — the minister said.

He also indicated that Syria strongly condemns the use of forces by the Ukrainian authorities for combat operations against the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant.

Earlier, Miqdad reported that in the coming weeks, Syria plans to establish diplomatic relations with  "Donetsk and Luhansk People's Republics".

Prepared by: Sergey Daga