“We will not cooperate with the US in the oil sector in Syria. Oil is the national wealth of the Syrian people”, said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin, ONA’s Moscow Bureau reports.
“The topic here is the national wealth of the Syrian people. We are sure that the Syrian people themselves must own their other natural resources, including oil", stressed Russian Deputy MFA.
Note that, the US President Donald Trump has announced that he has decided to send a military mission to this country to preserve the security of oil fields in eastern Syria according to the Associated Press.