The Russian MoD presser was uploaded to YouTube on April 11. Click on the close captioning (CC) button on the YouTube screen to bring up the English translation.
If at the end you say, 'This isn't what we're being told by our defense officials' -- Westerners aren't being told much of anything about Syria by their officials and media except a pack of lies.
In his interview with a Ukrainian newspaper, which Sputnik reports on below, Syria's Ambassador to Ukraine glosses or omits serious political and economic problems in Syria prior to the uprising. But he's telling a damn sight more truth about the Syrian situation than most Western officials and reporters have done.
"Assad must stay - A War Involving Fighters From 86 Countries Isn't a Civil War"
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