US informed us before launching strikes on IS Syria
Sep 23, 2014
Damascus Syria's foreign ministry says the United States informed Damascus' envoy to the United Nations before launching airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Syria.Syrian state media carried a brief statement from the foreign ministry early on Tuesday, saying that "the American side informed Syria's permanent envoy to the UN that strikes will be launched against the Daesh terrorist organization in Raqqa."The statement used an Arabic name referring to the Islamic State group. The city of Raqqa is the militant group's selfdeclared capital in Syria.It was Damascus' first offici...