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23 September 2013, 09:46

UN condemns shelling of Russian embassy in Syria

UN condemns shelling of Russian embassy in Syria

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's official spokesman Martin Nesirky on Monday condemned the mortar attack on the Russian embassy in Damascus by Syrian rebels.

On Sunday the rebels shelled the diplomatic enclave in Damascus with mortars, one of them landed and exploded in the Russian embassy compound, wounding three of the embassy staff. However, their life is out of danger.

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