US accuses Moscow of 'dangerously' worsening Syria war

Syrian pro-government forces gather on the only road into the government-held side of Aleppo after they recaptured it from Islamic State group fighters, on Novembre 4, 2015The United States said that Russia’s air war in Syria had “dangerously exacerbated” the conflict, accusing Moscow of seeking to bolster President Bashar al-Assad’s regime instead of targeting jihadists. Washington’s latest broadside against Russian intervention in Syria came as government troops, emboldened by Moscow’s support over the past month, recaptured from the Islamic State group a key road into second city Aleppo.

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