The General staff accused the U.S. training terrorists based in Syria
MOSCOW, 27 Jun — RIA Novosti. The United States has military bases in the South and northeast Syria, they are combat training fighters previously fought for ISIS*, said the chief of the General staff of the Russian Armed forces Valery Gerasimov.
As reported by Gerasimov in an interview with the newspaper “Komsomolskaya Pravda”, the militants are trained on the basis of Al-TANF in the South of Syria. He reminded that recently the British TV channel bi-Bi-si has informed, as to organize the evacuation of fighters from Raqqa. So, 400 people were taken by the Kurds under the guise of the Americans in camp Haddadi is in the North-East of Syria.
“It’s controlled by the Kurdish territory, and there is also the American base. In addition, camp Shadadi arrived about 800 people from the East Bank of the Euphrates, from the area where the Kurds were advancing… It’s actually LIH*” — said Gerasimov.
According to him, after training the terrorists of ISIS* “repainted, take another name — “New Syrian army” and others.” The main goal of the insurgents is to destabilize the situation.
As reported by Gerasimov, from the camp of Shadadi in the district At-Tanta “left about 400 people”. After the defeat of the main forces of the IG* the terrorists tried to destabilize the situation, advancing from the East Bank of the Euphrates, however, suffered losses. “We think that 750 fighters is now in Shadadi and about 350 — in Et Tape,” added the chief of staff.
*A terrorist organization banned in Russia.