A UN diplomat says Russia has blocked a Security Council declaration that would have criticized the Syrian regime's offensive against the rebel-held town of Qusair.
The Security Council diplomat says Russia blocked the declaration because the council made no statement when rebels seized the town. The diplomat spoke on condition of anonymity because the discussions Saturday were private.
Qusair has become a flashpoint in Syria's civil war, with the Lebanese armed group Hezbollah joining the regime's offensive.
Russia an accomplice, helping encouraging and covering up criminal Assad and his criminal regime...