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Saturday, 21 May 2016 - 13:35
Russia urges joint strikes on Syria rebels but US reacts coolly
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Russia has proposed to the U.S led coalition that they stage joint air strikes on Syrian rebels, including militant Islamist group Nusra Front, who are not observing a ceasefire, but the United States responded coolly.

Russian Defence Minister said such action would begin as of 25th and be coordinated with the Syrian government, adding Moscow reserved the right to stage strikes unilaterally.

He said joint air strikes should also target convoys carrying weapons and ammunition crossing into Syria from Turkey.

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