Moscow strongly condemns terrorist attack in HOMS, Syria, which occurred on 25 February and claimed the lives of dozens of people. This is stated in the message of the Russian foreign Ministry. The actions of extremists needs to obtain a rigorous assessment, and the organizers of the attacks are punished, said Russian foreign Ministry.
The Russian foreign Ministry strongly condemned the terrorist attacks in the Syrian city of HOMS on February 25, which killed at least 34 people. This is stated in the commentary of the foreign Ministry, reports TASS.
«In Moscow strongly condemn the barbaric acts of the extremists in HOMS. Such acts should receive a strict rating, and their customers, the organizers and sponsors to incur the deserved punishment», — the message says.
The Russian foreign Ministry stressed that it is impossible to prevent the realization of the terrorists ‘ plans to disrupt the efforts of the international community in Astana and Geneva to ensure a sustainable cease-fire in Syria and to begin a movement towards political settlement in Syria through a broad inter-Syrian dialogue and negotiation on the basis of resolution 2254 of the UN security Council.
On Saturday in HOMS, two explosions. As a result of attacks killed at least 42 people, injured dozens. Among the victims — civilians and soldiers, including a Syrian army General. Suicide bombers detonated bombs in the city next to Ministry of defense facilities. According to local authorities, to get inside the buildings the terrorists were prevented by the guards. Responsibility for attack was assumed banned in Russia, the group «Dzhebhat EN-Nusra». Special envoy of the UN Secretary General on Syria Staffan de Mistura has strongly condemned the terrorist attack.
The victims of the attack in HOMS, dozens of people