© RIA Novosti . Mikhail Voskresensky
US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley urged Russia “to recognize the horrors of the Syrian regime”.
The US state Department on Monday published a new report about “the crimes of the regime (President Bashar) Assad” in Syria. Acting assistant Secretary of state Stuart Jones, who delivered the main provisions of the document that confirmed Washington’s position on the guilt of the government in the bombing of the civilian population, including the use of chemical weapons, as well as extrajudicial executions and illegal imprisonment of members of the opposition.
He also said that Syrian authorities gave Sednaya prison crematorium in order to “hide the execution of prisoners.”
“While Assad bears primary responsibility for his cruelty, his allies in Russia and Iran has also imposed a heavy burden. Russia and Iran would allow Assad to carry out abductions, torture, extrajudicial killings, air strikes, attack, barrel bombs and chemical weapons. Other countries recognize the horrors of the Syrian regime. It is time that Russia joined us,” reads the statement by the U.S. permanent mission to the United Nations.
Syrian opposition April 4, said about 80 victims of the attacks using chemical weapons in Khan Shaykhun, Idlib province and 200 wounded. The culprit of the attack, she called the Syrian government troops, who in reply strongly rejected the accusations and blamed on militants and their patrons. Syrian authorities have stated that they never used chemical weapons against civilians and terrorists, and the entire chemical Arsenal was removed from the country under the control of the OPCW.
USA, not showing any evidence of guilt of the Syrian military and not listening to Russia’s call for a thorough investigation, attacked a Syrian military base Shirt on the night of 7 April. According to the Pentagon, there were 59 missiles.
As stated by the President of Syria Bashar Assad in interview to RIA Novosti, no chemical attack was not, and was a provocation to justify the attack on the airbase Shirt. According to him, in the video posted by the group “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra” (banned in Russia), on which are based the charges, it is alleged that the attack took place at 6-6.30 in the morning, however, the Syrian army is not made attacks. A video from Khan shaykhun, captured the “White helmets”, inconsistent use of sarin — Assad said that if rescue workers were working without masks and gloves at the place where it was applied the gas, they would have died like the others.