The United States first recognized the use by terrorists of chemical weapons in the Syrian Idlib
The US state Department for the first time confirmed not only the presence but also the use of terrorists in Syria, chemical weapons, said the defense Ministry statement, the American foreign Ministry.
“The text describes in detail that in this province there is a terrorist group “Hayat Tahrir al-sham” associated with “al-Nusra Dzhebhat” (banned in Russia as a terrorist organization.— “B”), which uses “small and heavy weapons, improvised explosive devices and chemical weapons””, — reads the statement of the Ministry of defense.
The Ministry denies US claims the bombardment of Idlib aviation videoconferencing. “As also mentioned in the text of the statement alleged bombing of Russian aviation of the city of Idlib, the state Department, to put it mildly, wrong, and American citizens have nothing to fear. Operating in Syria of Russian aircraft did not strike at human settlements, in contrast to the United States and the coalition that achieved an “outstanding victory” in raqqa, simply erasing it from the face of the earth”, — reads the statement of the Ministry of defense.