The Russian Federation at an extraordinary meeting of the UN Security Council dedicated to missile attack the United States on Syria, has accused Washington of helping terrorism.

Deputy permanent representative of Russia to the UN Vladimir Safronkov said that American aggression against the Syrian authorities only contributes to the strengthening of terrorism in the country, reports “Russian conversation”.

According to Safrankova, the ships of naval forces of the United States attacked military targets of a country that is leading the fight against “Islamic state” (organization banned in Russia – ed.).

Such action does not contribute to the destruction of terrorist groups in Syria.

In addition, the Russian representative noted that after the attack on the Syrian air base of the American side of spoken word about the need for a political settlement of the conflict in Syria sound litsimerno .

We will remind, the Russian leadership has decided to suspend cooperation with Washington on security issues in Syria.

According to the official representative of the Russian defense Ministry Igor Konashenkov all contacts with the us military will be suspended from Saturday, April 8.