Anatoly Viktorov, Russian Ambassador to Israel, declared that Russian government condemns air strikes on Syria made by Israel. He also said the attacks breach international law and they do not help to stabilize military situation in the region.
He assured that these air strikes were aimed at both Syrian and Iranian armies. Viktorov highlighted that Iran is one of their closest partners in Syrian conflict and that Iranian and Russian troops are fighting against terrorism together.
Despite condemnation of the Israeli actions by Russian officials, the Ambassador to Israel pointed out the need of develop and maintain the understanding between two countries.