Russia Regrets Conflict Spreading Beyond Syrias Borders

RIA Novosti
Tuesday 5th March, 2013

MOSCOW, March 5 (RIA Novosti) – The recent murder of Syrian nationals in Iraq means that the Syrian conflict is spreading beyond the country‚Äôs borders, a Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a statement on Tuesday. “We are indignant at the crime committed on Iraqi territory,” Alexander Lukashevich said. About 48 Syrians, mostly servicemen, and nine Iraqi soldiers were killed on Monday in an ambush in western Iraq, which Iraqi officials blamed on al-Qaeda. Media and Iraqi authorities reported earlier that a group of Syrian soldiers, some of whom were wounded, hid on Iraqi territor…

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