Turchynov: U.S. missile attack on Syria adequate and timely response

15:34, 07 April 2017
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Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov considers a strike of the U.S. cruise missiles on a military site in Syria an adequate and timely response to the application by Russia's ally Bashar Assad of chemical weapons against civilians, according to the NSDC's press service.

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During the meeting with NATO Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller, the parties discussed the current situation that emerged after the military aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine, the press service has reported.

Read alsoSyrian military source says U.S. missile strike caused 'losses'The parties also paid special attention to cooperation between Ukraine and NATO, reforming of the Ukrainian security and defense sector and its transition to NATO standards.

They also identified a number of strategic areas for cooperation, particularly in countering modern hybrid threats.

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