'Unacceptable' to endanger lives of Russian soldiers in Syria: Moscow

'Unacceptable' to endanger lives of Russian soldiers in Syria: Moscow
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Moscow:Russia on Saturday called for "restraint" of all parties in Syria and said it considered risking the lives of Russian soldiers "absolutely unacceptable" following large-scale Israeli air strikes inside Syria .

"We strongly call on all sides involved to show restraint and avoid all acts that could lead to complicating the situation further," the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement published Saturday.

"It is absolutely unacceptable to create threats to the lives and security of Russian soldiers that are in the Syrian Arab Republic on the invitation of the legal government to assist in the fight against terrorism ," it added.APP/AFP

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