February 26th According to the comprehensive Russian Satellite News Agency and Arab Satellite Television, Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov revealed on the 26th that the United States warned Russia a few minutes before launching an attack on Syria.
Lavrov responded to the U.S. air strike on Syria on the 26th, saying that the Russian military had received a warning from the United States before the attack.
He also pointed out that Moscow has evidence that the United States plans to deploy troops in Syria indefinitely, and intends to ask the United States about the issue. “They are making a decision to never leave Syria or even destroy the country.”
According to an earlier report by the Associated Press, the U.S. military confirmed that it launched an air strike on eastern Syria on the 25th local time, targeting “facilities used by Iran-backed militias”.
The air strike was the first military action taken by the Biden administration.