Blaming the U.S. of attacking Syria when there were chances of peaceful future, Russia's foreign ministry said, "The Syrian capital was attacked at the very moment when the country had a chance for a peaceful future".
After Britain and France joined the United States in missile salvoes meant to knock out Syrian chemical arms facilities, European Union foreign ministers eyed steps to deepen the isolation of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
It says Syria's chemical weapons programme has been set back years.
He said the attack was staged on April 7 to coincide with military action by Syrian government forces, after the rebel group Jaish al-Islam that long controlled Eastern Ghouta carried out shelling of Damascus from April 3 to 6.
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The Trump administration has placed a series of sanctions on Russian individuals and entities, including ones last month targeting Russian oligarchs who are close to President Vladimir Putin. Moscow has denied any wrongdoing.
Russia may have tampered with the site of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria., the USA envoy to the global watchdog said Monday, but Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has denied allegations of interference. In fact, General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, said no additional attacks were planned.
"Sentiment, still, will be tempered awaiting the Kremlin's response to the US -led strike in Syria, to USA sanctions of last week and potential new sanctions". "We wanted their friends Iran and Russian Federation to know that we meant business and that they were going to be feeling the pain from this as well".
"Fears of a direct military conflict between the US and Russian Federation have been sidelined, allowing markets to breathe easier, but only somewhat", BCS analysts said in a note.
So I think everyone is going to be feeling it at this point.
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"None of the cruise missiles launched by the United States and its allies entered the zones of Russian air defenses around Tartus and Hmeymin", the ministry said in a statement. "The United States of America will not allow the Assad regime to continue to use chemical weapons", she said.
Some national leaders appeared anxious to avert a U.S.
Russia's U.N. Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia insisted that there was "no credible confirmation of toxic substance use in Douma", adding that "we have information to believe that what took place is a provocation with the participation of certain countries' intelligence services".
Putin has spoken by phone with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, and they agreed the Western airstrikes were an "illegal action. adversely impacting prospects for political settlement in Syria", a Kremlin statement said. But state TV focused on criticizing the West for acting on the basis of what Moscow called a faked chemical attack.
It said that none of the Western strikes in Syria had hit areas covered by Russia's air defences around its Hmeimim air base and naval facility in Tartus.
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News of Trump's disagreement with his administration over the number of Russian diplomats to be expelled from the U.S. is not the first time that there has been a cabinet battle over Russia.