Defense Ministry: U.S. and coalition Raqqa bombed like Dresden in 1945

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MOSCOW, October 22. /TASS/. Combat aircraft United States and the coalition Raqqa bombed like Dresden during the Second world war. The operation to liberate the city from the terrorists of the “Islamic state” (IG, an organization banned in Russia) killed thousands of innocent Syrians, said on Sunday the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia major-General Igor Konashenkov.