Kosachev accused the West in the information war


RIA Novosti

After the situation in Syria, including the Russian space forces, the Western media became “all truths and untruths” to belittle the performance of this operation; information warfare bothers to unite in the fight against the common enemy, and it is on the conscience of the West, said the head of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev, the TV channel “Russia 24”.

Earlier the defense Ministry reported that the leader of the banned terrorist group “Islamic state”* Ibrahim Abu-Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in the result of the impact of videoconferencing on may 28 at the command post in the southern suburb of Raqqa, where the leaders of ISIS*. The information that al-Baghdadi was at the meeting, is validated.

“The Western media were forced, starting in 2011 and through 2015, to come up with good news regarding the success of the Western coalition in Syria. In fact, these successes were not… After this situation involved the aerospace forces of the Russian Federation, the same Western media have become all hook and crook to belittle the performance of this operation and say that if we now have failed, so this is no one can not receive. Despite the obvious facts, confirming that Russia, along with Syrian government forces more effective and efficient,” said Kosachev.

He added that he began and continues a campaign to discredit the operation on may 28, “there is nothing unexpected.”

“There is an information war, in addition to anti-terrorist operations, and in this information war, from the point of view of the West, all good. Unfortunately, this prevents us to combine efforts in combating a common enemy. All that remains on the conscience of our Western not taken place partners”, concluded Kosachev.

*A terrorist organization banned in Russia