The defense Ministry has presented evidence that the Russian space forces did not bomb the hospital in Sarmin

The defense Ministry has presented evidence that the Russian space forces did not bomb the hospital in Sarmin


MOSCOW, November 2. The defense Ministry submitted an aerial photograph, made on October 31 of this year, showing an undamaged building of the hospital in Sarmin Syrian, in the bombing which some Western media accused the Russian space forces.

At a briefing in the defense Ministry, the official representative of the military Department Igor Konashenkov showed footage from public sources construction in 2014 of a hospital, and photographs of the area, made by the Russian aviation on 31 October 2015.

“As you can see, the building (hospital)… It’s a whole data of our shooting 31 October 2015. As you can see, all the typical buildings and structures, which in 2014 were, and today they are present in the picture, which was made the day before yesterday”, – said Konashenkov, showing photos.

Operation HQs of the Russian Federation in Syria against militants of prohibited in Russia organizations “Islamic state” and “dzhebhat EN-Nusra” (a proscribed organisation in the Russian Federation – approx.TASS) began on 30 September. According to the Russian General staff, during the month of the Russian air group, which included more than 50 aircraft, destroyed more than 1,6 thousand objects of terrorists. In the operation also attended the ships of the Russian Navy, which struck in October, the impact on targets of militants from the Caspian sea with cruise missiles “Caliber NC”.

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