Moscow believes the military action in Iraq is becoming increasingly protracted.
The Russian foreign ministry's information and press department reported Thursday that Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov and his Greek counterpart Yeoryios Papandreou had discussed the Iraqi problem on the phone Wednesday.
"The Russian side stressed that the military action in Iraq was acquiring a protracted character, which is crammed with high death toll among peaceful civilians," the Russian foreign ministry's report runs.
Besides, the two ministers pronounced themselves in favour of stepping up efforts to settle the Mideast crisis, and above all, promoting the road map plan of the Mideast Quartet.
The behavior of the Russian inspector satellite, which was launched in the autumn of 2017, puzzles military officials in the United States
When the bill was submitted to Congress on August 2, the reason for imposing the new sanctions on Russia was based on Russia's alleged interference in the US presidential election in 2016, but then something clicked