Search: Syria,NATO,UN Security Council (2 materials)

Why did Russia Intervene in the Syrian War?

... out’ its longtime allies and friends in the region (e.g. Mubarak in Egypt); even a UN Security Council resolution can be violated or interpreted in a very liberal way... ... practical application of this new approach was the Moscow engagement into the civil war in Syria. In this bloody and protracted conflict, Moscow demonstrated much more than its... ... former Soviet Union. For the first time, a Russian military aircraft was grounded by a NATO member country (Turkey). For the first time, Russia became a central player in...


Bundeswehr in Syria – Back to Yugoslavian Scenario?

... 2011 Germany, along with Russia, Brazil, India, China and Lebanon, abstained on the UN Security Council Resolution 1973 regarding Libya, which established an air-exclusion... ... parties to the conflict. However, after a severe reprimand for such a decision from the NATO partners, Berlin opted to win back the lost political points by means of active... ... pressure on Damascus for the purpose of displacement of the then political regime in Syria. Berlin significantly contributed to drawing up of unilateral Syria-related UN...


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