Moscow Criticizes U.S. for Refusing to Call Shelling of Russian Embassy ‘Terrorist’ Attack

Moscow, October 15 (RHC)-- Russia has criticized the United States for refusing to endorse a statement of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) condemning a recent terrorist attack on the Russian embassy in the Syrian capital Damascus.

“We disseminated a standard text that the Security Council has used multiple times when there were terrorist acts in Europe, Africa and other areas of the world,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said during a speech at the Russian lower...