The words of John Kerry about the war crimes in Syria has angered Moscow, which has threatened “legal consequences” for such statements. Immediately followed by a response from the US state Department.
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The Russian foreign Ministry said that such statements are “legal implications” and playing with words is not necessary.
According to a state Department spokesman, John Kirby, was quoted by RIA Novosti, Kerry meant that it was necessary “these violations of international law,” to investigate properly, as they “can potentially be classified as war crimes”. This investigation, said Kirby should be conducted “in the framework of the UN and the international community.”