Russia says it can't force Iran to leave Syria and it doesn't want to. It also says it can't stop Israel from striking Iranian targets in Syria. Perhaps a deal is not so close after all.
We can't force Iran out of Syria, Russia tells Israelis
Russia's Amb to #Israel tells ISR media #Moscow "can't compel #Iran/ian forces to quit #Syria" & "could equally do nothing to prevent ISRi military strikes against IRN forces in SYR"
We can't force Iran out of Syria, Russia tells Israelis
We can't force Iran out of Syria, Russia tells Israelis
Russia admits it can neither push Iran from Syria nor stop Israeli attacks on Iran and its surrogates in Syria.
Why am I not surprised?
Russia: We can't force Iran out of Syria Reuters on 's report. Israeli officials didn't actually expect Russia to evict Iran out of all of Syria, but Russia has been unable to prevent Iranian presence near the occupied Golan either.
Russia cannot compel Iranian forces to quit Syria, Moscow's ambassador to Tel Aviv said on Monday. Equally, Moscow could do nothing to prevent Israeli military strikes against Iranian forces in Syria.
"I'm shocked," said no one
⁦Russia tells Israel it cannot force Iran to leave Syria. Will US now reconsider outsourcing leverage in Syria to Russia?
#Russia cannot compel #Iranian forces to quit #Syria, Moscow’s ambassador to Tel Aviv said on Monday. Moscow could equally do nothing to prevent #Israeli military strikes against Iranian forces in Syria. Welcome to Russia’s idea of “deterrence balance”
Russia cannot compel Iranian forces to quit Syria, Moscow's ambassador to Tel Aviv said on Monday, rebuffing Israel's long-standing demand that it should work to ensure their total withdrawal from the country. #Iran #Russia #Israel #Syria
We can't force Iran out of Syria, Russia Ambassador tells Israeli television