Rate Article (5 / 3)

The US Department of State accused Russian and Syrian jets of hitting civilian targets in the cities of Idlib and Hama, US Department of State Spokesperson Heather Nauert said, citing unnamed sources.

“The United States is concerned by reports of airstrikes in Idlib province and northern Hama province on September 19 and 20 that killed at least three medical personnel and damaged a number of medical facilities, emergency equipment, and civil defense centers,” Nauert said in a statement.

According to the US Department of State, “these attacks fit an all-too-familiar pattern in which medical facilities and personnel – and the civilians they serve – are victims of strikes by the Syrian regime and its Russian allies.”

The statement itself is headlined “Civilian Victims of Syrian and Russian Airstrikes in Idlib and Hama Provinces.”
The Department of State has so far failed to respond to a TASS request to clarify sources for those accusations.

More:
http://tass.com/world/966997

Advertisements
Share this article:
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
ALSO READ  Jihadist rebels launch surprise attack from Idlib buffer zone
The International News Desk reports on issues and events world wide.

Notice: All comments represent the view of the commenter and not necessarily the views of AMN.

All comments that are not spam or wholly inappropriate are approved, we do not sort out opinions or points of view that are different from ours.

This is a Civilized Place for Public Discussion

Please treat this discussion with the same respect you would a public park. We, too, are a shared community resource — a place to share skills, knowledge and interests through ongoing conversation.

These are not hard and fast rules, merely guidelines to aid the human judgment of our community and keep this a clean and well-lighted place for civilized public discourse.

Improve the Discussion

Help us make this a great place for discussion by always working to improve the discussion in some way, however small. If you are not sure your post adds to the conversation, think over what you want to say and try again later.

The topics discussed here matter to us, and we want you to act as if they matter to you, too. Be respectful of the topics and the people discussing them, even if you disagree with some of what is being said.

Be Agreeable, Even When You Disagree

You may wish to respond to something by disagreeing with it. That’s fine. But remember to criticize ideas, not people. Please avoid:

  • Name-calling
  • Ad hominem attacks
  • Responding to a post’s tone instead of its actual content
  • Knee-jerk contradiction

Instead, provide reasoned counter-arguments that improve the conversation.

newest oldest most voted
Notify of
Floriangeyer
Member
Active Member
Master
Commenter
Upvoted
Floriangeyer
Rate Article :
     

Yet more rubbish from the US playbook of obfuscation.

Malkiel
Guest
Malkiel

This spokesperson looks as if she’s sitting in the toilet. And her words are of the same quality as the excrements in that toilet. 🙂

hestroy
Member
Member
Master
Commenter
Upvoted
hestroy

ROFL!!! 🙂

Pater
Guest
Pater

Pathetic pricks, they don’t realize or what?

hestroy
Member
Member
Master
Commenter
Upvoted
hestroy

f*****g hypocrites!

Malkiel
Guest
Malkiel

Those “unnamed sources” will probably be a ragman from Coventry UK, known as SOHR.

Syria Forever
Member
Member
Master
Commenter
Upvoted
Syria Forever

Woman, and what’s about the more than 500.000 humans the NATO-crime syndicates murdered in Syria over the past 6 years?! And that is just Syria!!
You and your psychopathic murderers friends, that pile of garbage, killed inert the last couple of years millions of innocent children global!!

Kire
Guest
Kire

“all-too-familiar pattern” – right, it is so boring reading this, do you (us) know to say anything else?

Member
Master
Commenter
Upvoted
lawmann josto
Rate Article :
     

groundless accussations

Ghostship
Guest
Ghostship

This bit of “news” seems to have disappeared down the history hole. Nothing on State Department’s or Heather Nauert’s Twitter feeds that I can find.
And when I searched on “Heather Nauert medical facilities Syria” Google returned two links to the “news” about the Saydnaya “crematorium”. Will Heather Nauert be “seeking opportunities” elsewhere?

GenRec
Guest
GenRec

The US is upset Russia is starting to hit its HTS proxy and that they wont be able to protect their terrorist friends in Idlib so they have to make claims of civilian targeting. Its also a way to distract from the fact that the US has flattened Raqqa with airstrikes.

Member
Regular
Commenter
Upvoted
OziGooner .

I didn’t know Cameron Diaz was a Washington puppet….she always made stupid choices in life.

Member
Regular
Commenter
Upvoted
James Graham
Rate Article :
     

They’re business studies students….all they know is “buy the lie.” Here’s the attitude, “If everyone else is lying and you don’t…you lose.” It’s all twisted PR, sales, marketing, promos, branding, behavioural psychology. The Godfather of DAESH is right. It’s “Mad Men” conquered your US Govt, dude!