Foreign Ministry: use of UN invalid data on operations of Russia in Syria is unacceptable


MOSCOW, November 5. Usage in official UN documents false data on alleged civilian deaths due to operations of the Russian space forces in Syria is unacceptable. This was stated by the Russian foreign Ministry following the meeting, foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov with UN under Secretary General for humanitarian Affairs Stephen O’brien.

“The Minister supported the UN efforts aimed at the establishment of close cooperation with Russia on issues of security of humanitarian convoys the organization in the light of the operation of the Russian HQs in Syria, said in depodesta. – From the Russian side also raised the issue of inadmissibility of usage in official UN documents on the humanitarian situation in Syria incorrect data on alleged civilian casualties during the operation of the Russian space forces against the militants of the “Islamic state” (IG)”.