RF MFA: escape White helmets of Syria shows whose orders they carried out

MOSCOW, July 23. /TASS/. Escape employees non-governmental organizations (NGOs) White helmets of Syria with foreign support shows whose orders they served and whose money worked. This is stated in a statement Monday commentary of the Russian foreign Ministry.

Earlier official representative of the Israeli foreign Ministry Emmanuel Nahshon , Israel evacuated from Syria on the request of the United States, Canada and several European countries, activists of the “White helmets” with their families. The Israeli army radio “Galey IDF” has informed that in the course of the operation 800 people were transported to the territory of Jordan from southern Syria, where government forces completed the operation against armed groups. In Damascus believe that the “White helmets” are associated with the terrorists of the banned in Russia grouping “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra” and act in its interests. USA gave financial support to this NGO since 2013, providing it with over $33 million

“According to reports, a large group of these “pseudohumanitarian” urgently Westerners evacuated via Israel to Jordan, – the document says. – It is well known that “White helmets” was involved in the most odious provocations in the Syrian conflict. They acted solely controlled by the Islamic radicals territories, prepared outright fakes, which are then used as a pretext for bringing charges against the Syrian authorities.”

As noted in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, a popular method of “helmets”, as confirmed by speaking in the Hague on 26 April 2018 before the representatives of the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons the real witnesses of the provocation with chemical weapons in Eastern ghouta, “was a staged shooting promotional clips in the future tirazhirovatjsya widely in the Western media and the Internet”.

“It is symbolic that “Belorusochka” rather when foreign support to escape from Syria, disclosing thereby their identity and demonstrating to the world its hypocrisy, – emphasized on Smolensk square. In the spirit of the famous proverb “on the thief and the cap off” these figures clearly showed whose orders they had worked and whose financial means existed.”

The situation in the South of Syria

In Moscow “drew attention to the recent comments of the official representative of US state Department after a telephone conversation between Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of state Michael Pompeo”. “In these comments to typical Americans peremptory manner, said that Russia had not fulfilled its obligations under the South-Western part of Syria – said in depodesta. – I would like to emphasize that in reality the situation is opposite. That is Washington for so many months nothing was done to ensure that in the southwest area of de-escalation to separate the so-called moderate opposition groups against terrorists of ISIS (“Islamic state” is banned in Russia organization – approx. TASS) and “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra.”

“Now the South-Western Syria as a result of successful actions of the armed forces of Syria, with our assistance, restored law and order, creating conditions for the return to civilian life,” stated the Russian foreign Ministry.

In July 2017, Moscow, Washington and Amman have agreed on the establishment of the South-West of Syria zones of de-escalation, which has included the three most southern provinces: Daraa, Quneitra and as-Suwayda. In recent months the situation there has become complicated. As pointed out by the Russian foreign Ministry, in the area of deraa, there have been attempts of the Syrian opposition, as well as groups of Islamic state and “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra” with the support of the US to establish autonomy in the South of Syria, which could lead to a split of the country.