The Kremlin called for a balanced approach to the events in the Syrian Idlib

The Kremlin called for a balanced approach to the events in the Syrian Idlib

Dmitry Peskov recalled that immediately after himataki, which killed dozens of people, no one had access to the area.


Moscow. April 6. INTERFAX.RU — IN the Kremlin calling for a balanced assessment of the incident in the Syrian Idlib and offer to do hasty conclusions, said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

It’s really quite alarming developments, it really is a very dangerous and heinous crime.Dmitry Pescovitz Secretary of the President of the Russian Federation

However, continued press Secretary to the President, “hang hasty shortcuts, from our point of view, it would be wrong, and we do not agree with the assessments that are given”. Peskov recalled that immediately after the tragedy, no one had access to the area where it occurred, and, accordingly, nobody could have reliable information.

The incident with the alleged himachali in the Syrian province of Idlib may be beneficial as those who are trying to delegitimize the legitimate leadership of Syria and the terrorists, said Peskov.

“Of course, there are forces which lead the case to delegitimize the legitimate leadership of the Syrian Arab Republic, there are forces of terrorism and those who support terrorists,” — he said, answering the question of who can be a best situation that occurred in Idlib.

He recalled that the defense Ministry had given an explanation on this issue.

Peskov also said that Moscow considers unacceptable the use of chemical weapons in Syria and expressed hope that the Syrian armed forces will take all necessary measures in order to avoid falling into the hands of terrorists of substances which may be used to create chemical weapons.

The attack in Idlib province

On Tuesday, the Western media reported about air strike on the town of Khan Shaykhun in Idlib province. The attack was accomplished by the use of ammunition with poisonous agents as a result of it, according to some, killed at least 72 people. The opposition blamed the attack on Syrian government troops. In turn, the Syrian monitoring center for human rights reported that the ammunition was released from the aircraft the government of Syria or the Russian sides.

In Damascus the charges in the attack was rejected. The Russian defense Ministry in turn said that the Syrian air force struck in the Khan Shaykhun in the warehouse of ammunition of terrorists and the accumulation of military equipment.

“On the territory of this warehouse were workshops for the manufacture of bombs, stuffed with poisonous substances. With the largest Arsenal of ammunition with chemical weapons delivered by fighters into Iraq. Their use by terrorists has been repeatedly proved both by international organizations and official authorities of this country”, — said the representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia Igor Konashenkov.