The Russian foreign Ministry: the world’s media for four years ignored the suffering of Syrian civilians

The Russian foreign Ministry: the world’s media for four years ignored the suffering of Syrian civilians


MOSCOW, February 16. World media 4 years ignored the problems of Syrian civilians suffering as a result of military action, said in an interview to RT, the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

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“The international community and world media are only now learned about the humanitarian catastrophe in Syria? They are four years did not know that in Syria there are children who suffer from tremendous internal conflict, war, which is held there? They a word about it never said they only supplied weapons, money and bankrolled the so-called moderate opposition, who were supposed to overthrow Assad. About the children, nobody has thought” – she said, commenting on accusations by the West that Russia’s actions in Syria lead to the death of civilians.

Zakharov stressed that officials and structures of Western countries do not provide the Russian side with sufficient information, allegedly confirming the destruction of civilian objects as a result of the blows the Russian Federation, ATT.

The representative of the foreign Ministry talked about “the incident not so long ago,” when our Western colleagues did not allow Russian diplomats to examine such documents. “During one meeting at the expert level brought a picture and showed. And when the Russian diplomat asked for this photo to give him to see, they said, “from our hands”. Have you ever seen the like?” said Zakharova.

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