The defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said that all the evidence in this case, the Russian side presented immediately after the publication about the incident, reports RIA Novosti.
“The publication, after more than a week, Human Rights Watch, the regular accusations of “war crimes”, where the new “evidence” featured some telephone “interview” seven of the victims, does not hold water and is the next information spreading,” said Konashenkov.
“I would also like to remind the so-called “defenders” of Human Rights Watch, Idlib province including al-Khas, the first year is under the full control of terrorists of “al-Nusra” (banned in Russia). So, to say that on the territory controlled by the Syrian branch of “al-Qaeda”, and in the context of fighting continue to operate secular schools, built by the government of Bashar al-Assad can just outright liars or crazy,” — said Konashenkov.
The HRW report was published on 6 November. It says that a blow to the school in Idlib October 26 can constitute a war crime.
Military vedomctva already answered the charges in Bombicci school. Already on October 27 Konashenkov said that after analyzing photo and video “evidence destruction of school” in the village of Hass in the province of Idlib, the office concluded that the video frames are “glued together over ten mounted segments taken from different resolutions at different times of the day.” “Published by the AFP news Agency photos, you can see that are damaged on one end wall of the building, and all the desks in the class are in their places”, — said the representative of the military.