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Syria condemns killing of Iran's Soleimani: state news agency

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria strongly condemns the “treacherous, criminal American aggression” that led to the killing of Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, state news agency SANA cited a foreign ministry source as saying on Friday.

The source said the attack constituted a “serious escalation” and reaffirmed U.S. responsibility for instability in Iraq, according to SANA.

Reporting by Kinda Makieh; Writing by Eric Knecht; editing by John Stonestreet

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