Under an initiative of the Iranian side, on April 15, a phone conversation took place between the presidents of Russian Federation and Iran, Vladimir Putin and Hassan Rouhani.
In a telephonic conversation with his Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Putin said that the strikes launched by the USA and its allies against Syria had seriously damaged the chances of achieving a peaceful resolution in the Syria conflict, according to a Kremlin statement.
GETTYRussia is set to call an emergency UN Security Council meeting over the air strikes
The US, France and Britain launched 105 missiles targeting what is said were three chemical weapons facilities in Syria in retaliation for a suspected poison gas attack in Douma on April 7. They stated that the illicit at damages severely the prospects of political settlement in Syria.
'Vladimir Putin, in particular, stressed that if such actions, carried out in violation of the United Nations Charter, are repeated, that would inevitably provoke chaos in global relations, ' a statement from the Kremlin said.
Russian Federation defiant after Syria bombing, warns of "consequences"
US Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer warned of the risks of being drawn into "a greater and more involved war in Syria". With Russian involvement in Syria and Moscow condemning Saturday's allied missile strike, Haley acknowledged that U.S.
The Western countries blame Mr Assad for the Douma attack, which a Syrian medical relief group said killed dozens of people.
Pointing out that the United States and some Western countries do not want Syria to be easily stabilised, the president said: "We need to increase our speed in order to solve the Syrian crisis, and in this regard, the Islamic Republic of Iran is ready to cooperate with Russian Federation within bilateral and trilateral frameworks".
Stoke's Lambert upbeat despite late West Ham equaliser
The Hammers go into their match on Monday evening off a one-all draw against Chelsea preceded by a 3-0 win over Southampton . Obviously he hasn't played for 11 weeks so I have got that on my mind as well.
The president also expressed hope that Tehran-Moscow relations and cooperation would further develop with the efforts of the officials of the two countries, especially in the field of economy and commerce.
The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, said on Sunday the US would announce new economic sanctions aimed at companies dealing with equipment related to Mr Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons.
Trump was to hit Russian and Iranian targets in Syria
These are not the actions of a man. "This is the first time we saw Iran do something against Israel directly, not by proxy". The strikes were targeted to inflict maximum damage on sites linked to chemical weapons development.