In response to Mrs. Clinton’s Nike High Heels Australia allegations, the Russian foreign minister, Sergey V. Lavrov, accused the United States of hypocrisy on Wednesday, saying it had supplied weapons that could be used against demonstrators in other countries in the region. Mr. Lavrov, during a visit to Iran, repeated Russia’s claim that it is not supplying Damascus with any weapons that could be used in a civil war.
“We are not providing Syria or any other place with things which can be used in battles with peaceful demonstrators, unlike the United States, which Jordan Heel 2012 regularly supplies such weaponry to this region,” Mr. Lavrov said. He singled out a recent delivery to “one of the Persian Gulf states” — perhaps a reference to Bahrain. “But for some reason the Americans consider this completely normal.”
Syria has long been a staunch Russian ally and is home to Russia’s only naval base on the Mediterranean Sea. But American Nike Heels Australia officials have warned the Russians that Mr. Assad’s exit is inevitable, and that if Russia wants to preserve its influence in Syria, it needs to be part of the effort to arrange a political transition.
If Russia is viewed as complicit in the Assad government’s attack on its own people, these officials said, it would be shunned by any new Syrian Nike Dunk Heels Australia government, as well as by the rest of the Arab world, which is increasingly appalled by the violence.