Kosachev: Russia's actions in the Syrian Arab Republic spreading false information
The actions of the Russian Federation in the Syrian Arab Republic on the battle With crime is " information confrontation ", spreading false information about civilian casualties, said on the last working day of the week the head of the international Department of the Federation Council Konstantin Kosachev.
He said that "the political and in the last period of time military efforts" Russia aims to " restore the rule of law in the Syrian Arab Republic and to enable legitimate authorities to effectively oppose the terrorist threat ".
"These efforts, unfortunately, turns out to be some opposition, most importantly informative, when spread false information about the fact that the military operation of Russia in the Syrian Arab Republic leads to casualties among civilians," - said Kosachev at the meeting With the competent international Department of the red cross.
The ICRC delegation in the consultations in the Russian capital presented by the Director of regional Department of the ICRC in the European Union and Central Asia Laurent Korba, and the Director of the office of the division for operational safety dominkstillhart.
From September 30 to Russia at the request of the President of the Syrian Republic Assad began to apply air strikes on targets of terrorists "Islamic country" in the Syrian Arab Republic. The official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said yesterday that the purpose of the Russian space forces in the Syrian Arab Republic are only terrorist groups, not the civilian infrastructure. A letter explaining the U.S. Embassy in the capital of Russia, as if it had occurred the death of civilians in the Syrian Arab Republic as a result of the blows the Russian space forces, Zakharova said that the Russian Federation has not received from the West is no official supporting information. According to Zakharova, the Russian Federation wishes to receive from the U.S. Embassy regarding the Embassy sent a message about like death in the Syrian Arab Republic from blows VKS Russian civilians.
Kosachev has noticed that in Russia "deeply concerned about the degradation of the humanitarian situation in the Syrian Arab Republic, due To increased activity of the" Islamic country ". According to Kosachev, It wished to discuss With the ICRC is also authorized humanitarian situation in Ukraine and the activities of the organization in the hot spots.