British defense on Monday confirmed the participation of its warplanes in the blow inflicted on the positions of Syrian government forces near the city of Deir ez-Zor.
to confirm that the United Kingdom took part in a recent air strike forces
coalition in Syria on Saturday, September 17. We fully cooperate with
the consequence of the coalition», — quotes Reuters the message of the British military
The Ministry of the United Kingdom also
assured that units of the Syrian army was not the target
the air attack.
Earlier, his involvement in this incident also recognized the leadership of the armed forces of Denmark and Australia.
On Saturday, September 17, the international coalition aircraft struck four blows at the government forces of Syria in the terminal area of the city of Deir ez-Zor. The result
killed 62 military, about a hundred people were injured. The raids were involved in the F-16 and A10. They made the attack during the cease of hostilities.
The Pentagon confirmed the strike on positions of the Syrian army and expressed «regret»
about the incident, calling the incident a mistake. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation said that such «mistakes» by the coalition are more like
cooperation with the militants of the terrorist organization DAYS (banned in Russia).