MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday Russia was aiming to resolve the Syria crisis using political and diplomatic tools.
"We have always aimed to resolve any disputes solely via political, diplomatic tools, helped to solve bitter conflicts. We will aim for it in this case as well," Putin told military officials in the Kremlin.
(Reporting by Katya Golubkova; editing by Maria Kiselyova)
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Updated Date: Feb 20, 2016 21:46:48 IST