MOSCOW, October 8. The defense Ministry denied reports about the fall of the Russian missiles in Iran.
“Unlike CNN, we don’t talk with reference to anonymous sources, and show launches our missiles and struck their targets in almost real time,” – said the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia, major General Igor Konashenkov
“Can’t say all, but any professional in this field knows that in carrying out such operations, always fixed the target image before and after the impact, he said. – In addition to this, Syria is working round the clock to our group of unmanned aerial vehicles”.
“So, no matter how unpleasant and “neojidanno” for our colleagues in the Pentagon and Langley yesterday’s strike precision weapons on the ISIS infrastructure in Syria, yet all running from the ships missiles found their targets,” the General said.
“It is a fact. Otherwise you would have to admit that located at a considerable distance from each other the objects of the terrorist group ISIS in Syria yesterday blew themselves up. And almost synchronously”, he concluded.
Last Wednesday it became known that four missile ship Caspian flotilla of the Russian Navy attacked 26 cruise missiles “Caliber” on targets of militants in Syria.
As was stressed in the defense Ministry, the missiles struck targets with accuracy up to three meters.
CNN on Thursday with reference to sources reported that several Russian cruise missiles allegedly fell on the territory of Iran.
Meanwhile the U.S. government . “I cannot at this stage confirm that”, – said the head of the press service of U.S. state Department John Kirby, responding to a request to comment on the allegations about the fall of the Russian cruise missiles in Iran.