In an air strike on a school in the Syrian province of Idlib killed 28 people, including 22 children and 6 teachers, the website of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
“This is a tragedy. Is violence. And if this was done intentionally is a war crime”, — is spoken in the message of the Executive Director of UNICEF, Anthony Lake. According to him, this attack may be the deadliest attack on a school for the entire period of the war in Syria.
Permanent representative of Russia to the UN Vitaly Churkin called the shelling of a school in the Syrian city of Idlib horrible incident. “It’s terrible. I find it easier just to say that it’s not us, but I am a responsible person, so I need to wait and see what will our Ministry of defense” — quoted the diplomat TASS.