Lavrov defends Russian air campaign in Syria at UN press briefing

xinhuanet.com 02-Oct-2015

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n Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (C) attends during a press conference at the headquarters in New York, Oct. 1, 2015. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Thursday strongly defended his country"s bombing campaign in , saying it is targeting terrorist groups and not aimed at keeping Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in power. (Xinhua/Li Muzi)