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Saudi Arabia supports US strikes against Syria

IANS  |  Riyadh 

has extended its "full support" to the US, Britain and strikes on military targets in

The official (SPA) citing an official source said the military strikes came as a response to the Syrian regime's use of against innocent civilians, including women and children.

"The use of such internationally prohibited weapons is a continuation of the horrid crimes the regime has been committing for years against the Syrian people," it said, adding that the "expressed the Kingdom's full support of US, Britain and France's military operations in Syria".

"The (led by Bashar Al Assad) bears responsibility for these military operations in light of the international community's failure to take strict measures against the regime."



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First Published: Sat, April 14 2018. 19:06 IST