Klintsevich: US training “New Syrian army” repeat their actions in Afghanistan


MOSCOW, December 16. /TASS/. The United States, creating in Syria a new form of the fighters, I repeat what he did in his time in Afghanistan. This was stated to journalists by the first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee Franz Klintsevich.

“Almost the same thing the Americans did in the 80-ies of the last century, during the Afghan war, training of terrorists and pitting them against the Soviet Union. Apparently, the time for US has stopped. Russia today, like 30 years ago, the Soviet Union, they consider it their main geopolitical enemy, against which all means are good”, – said Klintsevich.

According to him, the US President, most likely, trying to avoid extreme forms of confrontation. “But he is clearly not able to deploy the American political system. The current occupant of the White house like the chef from fable, says the right words, and Vaska listens, Yes eats. The training of insurgents by American instructors continues”, – quotes the Senator, his press service.

Earlier on Saturday, the defense Ministry reported that instructors from the United States in Syria is created from disparate militant groups, new armed groups called “New Syrian army”.

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