As written, the representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova in his Facebook, “the presence in Syria of terrorists for a long time, in principle, denied by Washington.” “The world has learned about the Islamic state of Iraq and the Levant [ISIL banned in Russia as a terrorist organization. is] and other extremist currents in Syria from the Russian representatives. Now American experts are in full operate with these names and even accused Russia of playing up to the terrorists,” she said.
“If we talk about the “gift to terrorists”, that is, of course, spike Nusra [al-Nusra Dzhebhat, banned in Russia as a terrorist organization. —] and the “moderate opposition”, the delivery of humanitarian aid to the rebels and bombing Syrian army fighting ISIS. But the best of them will be Washington’s refusal to cooperation with Russia on the Syrian settlement,” — said Zakharov.
She noted that if US threats about the termination of the cooperation “will turn into décor decisions, then more doubts will not be — the White house took the fighters under his wing, and terrorist on the streets of the big holiday”.
Earlier on Thursday, speaking to reporters at the United Nations, US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power said that the actions of the Syrian army and Russia in Aleppo not only lead to the destruction of the country, but also generate new flows of refugees and the further radicalization of the local population. “What they do is a gift to Islamic state and al-Nusra Front”, which, according to their statements, they want to stop,” — said Pauer.
On the eve of U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry has threatened Russia to stop teamwork in Syria, stressing that Russia should aim to stop an offensive in Aleppo and restore the ceasefire. Reuters reported, citing us officials that the US will declare the termination of diplomatic relations with Russia on Syria on September 29.
Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Ryabkov called the US blackmail. “It is impossible to settle and stabilize on that basis. But love cannot be forced. We have our own approaches and their principles,” he said.