Moscow, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov renewed the need to eliminate terrorists in Idleb and in all Syrian regions.
There are some areas around Idleb that are still being attacked by terrorists and all these areas must be liberated. We are ready to cooperate with all regional countries and the United States to completely eliminate terrorists which will help ending the existence of terrorism in Syria, Bogdanov said during a speech at the Valdai International Discussion Club in Moscow on Tuesday.
He added that thanks to steadfastness of the Syrian people and help of Russian Aerospace Forces to the Syrian Arab army, Daesh terrorist organization was expelled from most of the areas where it was spread.
Russia has been participating in the war on terror alongside the Syrian Arab Army since September 2015 at the request of the Syrian Arab Republic. During this period, terrorist organizations have suffered heavy losses.
The Russian Diplomat underlined that need to work tirelessly to eradicate terrorists from the Middle East.
He Called on Western countries to stop backing terrorist organizations that use them to implement their political agendas and achieve their interests.
Bogdanov emphasized that attempts to impose strange types on the Middle East have created chaos and instability in several countries which led to emergence of the migration crisis.
The Middle East is the cornerstone of the world and the situation in it affects international security. The Russian official concluded.
Source: Syrian Arab News Agency