The defense Ministry has denied the rumors about the air force strikes on Idlib


RIA Novosti

The Ministry of defense of Russia denied posted in the British media that the planes of Air and space forces (VKS) Russia allegedly launched air strike on the Syrian city of Idlib. “Aircraft of Russian air force is not caused in the city of Idlib no air strike yesterday, or this week or even early 2017. And all such reports of such attacks – a deliberate lie”, – said Tuesday the official representative of Russian defense Ministry major General Igor Konashenkov.

The General added that by making such information stuffing, as a rule, are engaged in the same media, which operate according to a single template, on a regular basis and always with reference to certain anonymous activists. According to Konashenkov, if other large countries with “forging fake news” has faced recently, the coverage of the actions of our air force in Syria in a similar vein, a number of British media have practiced for a long time.

Earlier, the British news Agency “Reuters” reported that as a result of 8 airstrikes caused by planes of the Russian HQs in Idlib, killed at least 15 people. In addition, the news report noted that air strikes had destroyed several multi-storey buildings.