In Syria, the ongoing intensive and ongoing air strikes at rebels in Eastern Aleppo. Was destroyed pumping station of the Syrian city. 20 people were killed.
The military operation, which is carried out by the Syrian forces, formally talks about the end of a brief ceasefire, which was to suppress violence, to coordinate efforts against ISIS and allow to enter the besieged city.
War in Syria announced the "launch" of military action in Eastern Aleppo, warning residents to stay away from certain places and centers of "armed terrorist groups". Activists assert that the Federal Russian forces participated in the attacks, although Moscow has not confirmed its participation. The airstrikes, which were halted during the cease-fire resumed this week in Eastern Aleppo.
A fragile cease-fire that entered into force on September 12, collapsed in less than a week after coalition forces, US attack on Syrian soldiers, killing dozens of soldiers. The us military is not disputing the goal but characterize it as "unintentional" and say "sorry" to the Syrians through the territory of Russia. The attack provoked a diplomatic scandal between Russia and the United States at an emergency meeting of the Security Council of the United Nations on Saturday.
Russian Ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin said that the attack was committed to disrupt
the coordination of the ceasefire. U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power struck back, describing Russia's reaction as "grandstanding stunt" that was "clearly cynical and hypocritical." Syrian President Bashar Assad said Thursday that the U.S. is not interested in a ceasefire, but his government was ready to commit.
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