The head of Russian diplomacy Sergei Lavrov said that the American side apologized to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad over the airstrikes on forces of the regular army of the country. About it reports RIA Novosti, referring to «Vesti on Saturday».
Media reporters asked Lavrov to the question of whether repented in the United States for the murder of troops in Syria in Deir-ez-Zor, the Minister gave a positive response – «Yes, sorry».
We will remind, warplanes of the international coalition led by Washington mounted four air strikes on Syrian troops. The accident killed more than 60 soldiers, and about 100 received injuries of varying severity. The tragedy at the Pentagon responded only regret that the target was the terrorists.
Earlier Sergey Lavrov said that the international coalition is not able to distinguish between the strength of radical militants and the opposition in Syria.