DAMASCUS, April 14. /TASS/. The center of Syria’s capital – Damascus - where a Russian parliamentary delegation is staying at a hotel has not been hit by the current strike against the city, a TASS correspondent reports.
Explosions were heard in this area at about 04:45 local time (which coincides with Moscow time).
A Russian delegation headed by the coordinator of the State Duma’s group for relations with the Syrian parliament, Dmitry Sablin, arrived in Damascus on Friday. Earlier, the delegation had visited Homs and Palmyra.
This evening's statement by #SecDef Mattis on #Syria from the #Pentagon: https://t.co/TvsiqOZxBi— Dana W. White - DoD (@ChiefPentSpox) 14 April 2018