Russia intensifies air strikes in Syria for third day

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Russia has intensified air strikes inside Syria despite growing criticism from the U.S.-led coalition targeting ISIL.

The UK, France and Turkey are calling on Russia to stop bombing what they claim are non-ISIL targets in Syria. Russian President Vladimir Putin has been in Paris for talks on Ukraine, but the events in Syria could not be overlooked. CCTV’s Julia Lyubova filed this report from Moscow.

Russia intensifies air strikes in Syria for third day

Russia intensifies air strikes in Syria for third day

Russia has intensified air strikes inside Syria despite growing criticism from the U.S.-led coalition targeting ISIL.The UK, France and Turkey are calling on Russia to stop bombing what they claim are non-ISIL targets in Syria. Russian President Vladimir Putin has been in Paris for talks on Ukraine, but the events in Syria could not be overlooked. CCTV’s Julia Lyubova filed this report from Moscow.