Igor Konashenkov said that the situation in Syria has stabilized, and now to completely destroy ISIS it is thanks to Russian military operations. According to the official representative of the defense Ministry, if the terrorists are somewhere else and not defeated, then just in the area of direct responsibility of the US in Iraq.
The official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia Igor Konashenkov said in a statement the Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahana who doubted the defeat is prohibited in our country of the terrorist group «Islamic state» in Syria, reports TVC.ru.
«I would like to remind the representative of the Pentagon, that the emergence, expansion in Iraq and the invasion of Syria by the international terrorist group ISIS happened de facto with the tacit non-interference of the Pentagon,» said Konashenkov. According to him, the situation in Syria has stabilized, and now to completely destroy ISIS it is thanks to Russian military operations.
«So if ISIS, as mentioned by the representative of the Pentagon, somewhere else and not defeated, then just in the area of direct responsibility of the US in Iraq. However, for some reason, for years the United States in an emphasis do not see this «log» in your eye», — said Konashenkov. The defense Ministry spokesman stressed that the words of the Pentagon about the alleged undefeated IG are a pretext for unlawful abandonment of American troops in Syria.
Earlier, the representative of the Ministry of defense Eric Pahon said that the Pentagon does not agree with Russia about the complete defeat of the «Islamic state» on both banks of the Euphrates.
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