The Prime Minister: in the area controlled USA Et-Tapa in Syria arrives heavy machinery

MOSCOW, March 29. /TASS/. Moscow is concerned about the activities of the coalition headed by the USA in the area of Et-Tapa where heavy machinery arrives. This was at the briefing on Thursday was declared by the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“Still troubled by reports that US and its allies perpetuate its illegal military presence on the territory of sovereign Syria, particularly arbitrarily set by Americans zone around the settlement of al-TANF in the South-East of the country arrives the heavy equipment,” – said Zakharov.

In the area of the village of al-TANF is an American military base. As noted by the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, the US declared the district of Et-Tanfa a 55 km radius area of influence. There is also a refugee camp “er-Ruban”.

In December 2017 the chief of the General staff of armed forces Valery Gerasimov said that the Pentagon is unable to explain what purpose you need this database, given the fact that the territory of Syria liberated from terrorists.