Syria condemned in the strongest terms the American aggression on areas in Deir Ezzor near the Syrian-Iraqi border yesterday evening and stressed that it constitutes a negative indication of the policies of the new American administration, which are supposed to adhere to international legitimacy, not the law of the jungle.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates in the Syrian Arab Republic said in a statement issued today by Sanaa that she received a copy: In a blatant violation of the provisions of international law and the Charter of the United Nations, the warplanes of the United States of America performed yesterday evening, Thursday, February 25, 2021, to commit cowardly aggression and is described as bombing some Areas in Deir Ezzor Governorate near the common Syrian-Iraqi border.
The Foreign Ministry added: This brazen US aggression coincided with the presence of the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General of the United Nations to Syria, Geir Pedersen, in Damascus, and represents a message of American disregard for the role of international legitimacy in resolving the crisis in Syria.
The Foreign Ministry stated that this blatant aggression is a new episode in the series of repeated attacks by the Israeli occupation forces, the so-called “international coalition” attacks, the Turkish occupation, and the crimes of armed terrorist organizations against the sovereignty of the Syrian Arab Republic, under flimsy pretexts or other shameful justifications that US administration officials brag with rudeness from Their platforms in Washington forgot about their previous terrorist attacks that led to the deaths of hundreds of innocent Syrians by the recognition of the leadership of the American army itself and other countries, and ignoring that these attacks will only spread chaos, destroy the Syrian infrastructure, increase tension and explode in the region and the world, which is directly in the interest of armed terrorist organizations Foremost among which is the terrorist organization "ISIS" and the terrorist Al-Nusra Front, which the US occupier seeks to secure all requirements for its continuation in order to justify its occupation of parts of the territories of the Syrian Arab Republic in violation of the provisions of international law, the United Nations Charter, human rights instruments and all Security Council resolutions related to Syria, which all stipulate the condemnation of terrorism. And to respect the sovereignty, independence and safety of Syria
Its territory and territorial integrity.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates said: The Syrian Arab Republic condemns in the strongest terms the American aggression against its sovereignty, which contradicts the provisions of international law and the United Nations Charter and with its role as a permanent member of the Security Council concerned with the maintenance of international peace and security .. and warns that this aggression will lead to consequences that will escalate the situation. In the region, it also constitutes a negative indication of the policies of the new US administration, which is supposed to adhere to international legitimacy, not to the law of the jungle, which the previous US administration used to pursue to deal with regional and international crises in the world.
The ministry continued: The Syrian Arab Republic calls on the United States of America to change its aggressive approach towards it and to stop aggression against its sovereignty and to provide support in its various forms to armed terrorist organizations that target Syria as a state, people, and infrastructure, and to stop continuing to invest in it, which was recently evidenced by the transfer of hundreds of its forces. "ISIS" terrorists from prisons controlled by the "Qasd militia" in the province of Hasaka to its base in Al-Tanf on the Syrian-Jordanian border, and also to refrain from creating chaos by fueling conditions and conflicts and seeking to prolong the crisis and obstruct a solution to it.
She added: The government of the Syrian Arab Republic affirms its determination to recover every bit of soil from the lands of the Syrian Arab Republic, liberate it from the occupation and the abomination of terrorism, and reconstruct what the terrorists and their sponsors have destroyed. This determination does not depart from this determination to restore the lands controlled by separatist terrorist militias called "Qasd" and the occupied Syrian Golan. Until the 4th of June 1967 streak.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates concluded its statement by saying: The Syrian Arab Republic calls once again on the Security Council to assume its responsibilities in maintaining international peace and security and to move immediately to stop a permanent member from continuing his aggression and crimes against a sovereign state and a founding member of the United Nations and to prevent the recurrence of these aggressive policies, and it also reiterates its demand to the Council to end the occupation The Israeli, American and Turkish forces of the Syrian Arab lands and preventing these occupiers from implementing their plans aimed at undermining the territorial integrity and integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic