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    Damascus Urges UNSC to Discuss US Coalition Strikes on Syrian Army

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    Damascus has called on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to condemn US-led coalition airstrikes on Syrian army, Syrian Foreign Ministry said Saturday.

    ALEPPO (Sputnik) — The Syrian leadership has sent two letters to the UNSC with a demand to condemn airstrikes of the US-led coalition on the Syrian army positions in Deir ez-Zor suburbs.

    "The Syrian leadership urging the UNSC to condemn US aggression and oblige America to refrain from similar actions and respect Syria's sovereignty," the statement said.

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