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Russia: 'Not violating international law' selling arms to Syria- Putin's press00:36

Russia: 'Not violating international law' selling arms to Syria- Putin's press

Russian Federation, Moscow
September 4, 2013 at 20:29 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russia: 'Not violating international law' selling arms to Syria- Putin's press

Russian President Vladimir Putin's press agent Dmitry Peskov gave an exclusive interview to RT on Wednesday, outlining the Russian Federation's view on the current situation in Syria.

When asked about Russia selling arms to Syria, Peskov says: "Russia is continuing to fulfil its obligations that are written in relevant contracts that were signed by Russian companies and Syrian companies. We don't have any regime of sanctions, of international sanctions, and what is being done by Russia in this sense is in complete co-ordination with international law. So Russia is in no way violating any single point, any single article of international law."

Russia: 'Not violating international law' selling arms to Syria- Putin's press00:36
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Russia: 'Not violating international law' selling arms to Syria- Putin's press

Russian President Vladimir Putin's press agent Dmitry Peskov gave an exclusive interview to RT on Wednesday, outlining the Russian Federation's view on the current situation in Syria.

When asked about Russia selling arms to Syria, Peskov says: "Russia is continuing to fulfil its obligations that are written in relevant contracts that were signed by Russian companies and Syrian companies. We don't have any regime of sanctions, of international sanctions, and what is being done by Russia in this sense is in complete co-ordination with international law. So Russia is in no way violating any single point, any single article of international law."