U.S. General accused the Russian pilots in the attack on a Syrian village. "They thought that there is a stronghold of the ISIL terrorists, but it was not so," said the General. The Russian defense Ministry denied claims, it was reported with the support of the Satellite News.
Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend, commander of US forces in the fight against ISIS in Syria and Iraq, said that ISIS militants were withdrawn from the cities. The U.S. armed forces, acting in the role of consultant was to witness the Russian and Syrian air strikes, said Townsend.
Quick calls to the Russian troops through "covert channels" stopped the bombing, he said. But the Ministry of defence of Moscow said that neither Russian nor Syrian military aircraft was not going to hit any of the areas assigned to the American commanders.
Russia claims that the United States has not always coordinated its own bombing targets.
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