Pushkov called the bluff of the US claims about the involvement of Assad to the chemical attack in Idlib

Alexei Pushkov

The US claims about the alleged data available to them about the involvement of the Syrian government for chemical attack against civilians in Idlib – bluff. The member of the Federation Council Alexei Pushkov on Sunday, April 9, he wrote in his microblog on Twitter.

“They [the U.S. permanent representative to the UN, Nikki] Haley there are no data on the use of chemical weapons Damascus. If they were, the US would provide them. This is an obvious bluff, as in the case of Iraq”, — says the publication.

Haley earlier said that the us administration is based on secret data have concluded about the involvement of the Syrian authorities to the use of sarin.

On the night of 7 April, the President of the United States Donald trump ordered to strike at the government aircraft used by Syria to the airport shirt. In all there were 59 cruise missiles. The shelling was carried out after reports of the Syrian opposition that is loyal to President Bashar al-Assad’s forces allegedly used chemical weapons in Idlib province. Victims of the attack were dozens of people. Official Damascus denies any involvement in the incident.