Iran, Russia, Turkey express opposition to Israel’s use of civilian aircraft to cover-up attacks on Syria

Iran, Russia, Turkey express opposition to Israel's use of civilian aircraft to cover-up attacks on Syria

Iran, Russia and Turkey, the guarantors of the Astana peace process aimed at resolving the Syria conflict, have expressed their opposition to Israel’s use of civilian aircraft to cover-up its attacks on the Arab country.

In a joint statement at the 17th meeting of the Astana process, the guarantor states condemned Israel’s continued attacks on Syria, noting that the assaults constitute a threat to the region’s stability and security. They called for an end to the aggression.

They also stressed that “Israel’s use of civilian aircraft to cover-up its aggression on the Syrian territories is a flagrant violation of the international law and endangers the lives of the civilian population,”  Lebanon’s al-Mayadeen television network reported

Syria and the Israeli regime are technically at war due to the latter’s 1967-present occupation of the Arab country’s Golan Heights. The Israeli regime maintains a significant military presence in the territory, which it uses…

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