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Russia accuses US of bombing Syrian troops and risking ceasefire
US ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power, described Russia's call for a UN emergency closed-door security council meeting over ["NATO bombing to aid ISIS terrorists against the Syrian Army during heavy fighting in Aleppo] a “stunt” that was “uniquely cynical and hypocritical”.
She said Russia had for years blocked UN punitive measures against the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad.
Russian envoy to the UN, Vitaly Churkin, declared that in his decades as a diplomat he had “never seen such an extraordinary display of American heavy-handedness as we are witnessing today” after the meeting went ahead...