The Kremlin said the accusations in the shelling of humanitarian convoys in Syria


Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the US charges against Russia about attack on the humanitarian convoy in Syria, said the Russian military to understand the incident.

“I don’t think it is possible and proper in General to draw any unfounded conclusions at the moment information about this test firing our military and I hope they will receive specific information from primary sources and will be able to speak with the appropriate statement,” — said Peskov.

Column joint humanitarian assistance of the UN and the Syrian branch of the red Crescent society came under aviable on September 19. As reported the press Secretary of the UN Stefan Dujarric, at least 18 of the 31 trucks came under fire. The UN did not report the number of victims of the shelling. According to the London-based Syrian monitoring centre for human rights, killed 12 people.

U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry then accused the Syrian government army bombed “indiscriminately”, including humanitarian convoys. The Guardian, citing a statement by a senior U.S. official announced that Washington considers responsible for what happened in the first place Russia. According to him the duty of Russia not only to commit such actions, but also to keep from the troops of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

The official U.S. state Department spokesman John Kirby later said that the US is “outraged” by reports of shelling of the convoy, and plan to revise cooperation with Russia in Syria. “The destination of this convoy was known to the Syrian regime and the Russian Federation. Despite this, humanitarian workers have been killed trying to provide aid to the Syrian citizens,” — he stressed.

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