April 25, 2018

Russian Federation and Iran warn of 'consequences' as North Atlantic Treaty Organisation backs Syria bombing

15 April 2018, 02:15 | Opal Carroll

(Strike on Syria)NATO backs US-led strike on Syria, calls it essential to protect int'l pact

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He said all 29 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members backed the airstrikes as a effect of the country conducting a suspected chemical attack against its civilians last weekend.

Stoltenberg stated that this would decrease the capacitates of Bashar Assad's regime on the new chemical weapon attacks.

"NATO has consistently condemned Syria's continued use of chemical weapons as a clear breach of global norms and agreements", Stoltenberg said in a statement.

Countries are obligated to act within the guidelines of the Charter of the United Nations and "international law in general", Antonio Guterres said in a statement on April 14. "This calls for a collective and effective response by the global community", the statement says.

Former U.S. ambassador to NATO Nicholas Burns, who is now a professor of diplomacy at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, joined WBUR's Weekend Edition.

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President of the European Council Donald Tusk also supported the joint strikes.

The United States, Britain and France carried out air strikes in Syria early Saturday. This legally questionable action risks escalating further, as US Defence Secretary James Mattis has admitted, an already devastating conflict and therefore makes real accountability for war crimes and use of chemical weapons less, not more likely'.

Saudi Arabia on April 14 expressed its full support for USA -led strikes on Syrian government military installations, saying they were a response to "regime crimes" against civilians.

And he says the "prepared to sustain this effort if necessary". Israel did not deny or confirm any responsibility.

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