The Russian foreign Ministry has condemned the attempts of the shelling of the Russian Embassy in Damascus that was allegedly committed by the militants «dzhebhat an-Nusra» and «Falak Ar-Rahman». The Agency also noted that «the principled line of Russia» a decisive and uncompromising fight against the terrorists in Syria will continue.
The Russian Embassy in Damascus July 16, came under fire. Two mortar shells exploded near the outer perimeter of the Embassy. No casualties were reported, said in a statement on the Russian MFA website.
On Smolensk square stressed that the shells were fired, presumably controlled by the terrorists «dzhebhat an-Nusra» and «Falak Ar-Rahman» of the Metropolitan area of Jobar.
«We strongly condemn the terrorist attacks against the Russian diplomatic representation and peaceful neighborhoods in Damascus. The principled line of Russia in a decisive and uncompromising fight against the terrorists in Syria will continue,» — said in the message Department.
Also, Moscow once again called on the international community to «unite the efforts on the universal international legal basis to eliminate dangerous hotbed of terrorism in Syria and in the region as a whole.»
About the shelling of Damascus on the eve news Agency SANA. The attack injured at least seven civilians.