The official representative of the defense Ministry Igor Konashenkov said that Washington’s refusal to release information about the chemical attack in Syria speaks to the lack of indisputable evidence. About it reports TASS.
So Konashenkov commented on the recent media reports that American intelligence intercepted Syrian military preparing himataki.
“Dark recently favorite activity of us intelligence to maintain the image of the Almighty secret organizations. According to tradition, each violation of international law, and especially the Commission of U.S. military aggression against sovereign countries, the Pentagon always covers a certain “indisputable” evidence of crimes”, – said the representative of the Ministry of defense. In his opinion, “can be more than these pseudodisease, the more they are “secret”.
Earlier this week, the TV channel CNN, citing sources among American officials said that US intelligence intercepted Syrian military on the preparation of the attack with sarin in Idlib province.
The fourth of April, the Syrian Observatory for human rights said that in the village of Khan shaykhun the southern Syrian province of Idlib was committed chemical attack. According to human rights activists, victims were at least 58 people, including 11 children. Western countries blamed the attack on the Syrian authorities. Damascus his involvement in the incident deny. Russia urged to thoroughly investigate the incident.
Data on the chemical attack became the reason for the missile strike, which the US Navy ships in a few days, struck at the air base by Syrian government forces. In Russia, the strike was called an “act of aggression against a sovereign state”.