The reports in Western media widely circulate that Syrian government air force used chemical weapons on civilian population.
On another side Russian Federation Defense Ministry issued a statement: Syrian aircraft attacked terrorists warehouse, which produces chemical weapons for use by ISIS in Iraq. The warehouse was a manufacturing facility used by terrorists to manufacture chemical ammunition with chemical agents stored in warehouse.
Near the village of Khan Shaykhun, Syrian aircraft destroyed large warehouse on the territory of which terrorists housed a workshop for the production of ammunition and bombs, stuffed with toxic substances. The target also had a large concentration of terrorist fighters and military weaponry. As reported by the official representative of the Russian Defense Ministry, Major-General Igor Konashenkov, adding that the air strike the Syrian air force was conducted on April 4, 11.30 to 12.30 local time.
“This is the largest arsenal of chemical weapons, from it, munitions militants delivered chemical weapons into Iraq. Use of chemical weapons by terrorists have been repeatedly proven by both international organizations and Syrian officials “, – said in a statement.
It is reported that militants used these weapons last fall in poison attacks on Syrian Aleppo , their use were documented by Russian military experts. Symptoms of poisoning suffered in Khan Shaykhun are the same as the victims in Aleppo.
Media: ISIS Terrorists called Trump “idiot”
The so called ISIS terrorist group have issued a first public statement on a new US president. So called “Islamic State” issued a first, since the inauguration of the US president Donald Trump, statement on Tuesday.
It states that the United States has sunk to a new low, the country now “run by the idiot” who does not know “what Syria or Iraq, or Islam,” reports Reuters.
From the first day of his election campaign, Donald Trump said that one of his main goals as president of the United States – the complete destruction of the “Islamic state.”
America leads an international coalition that tries to dislodge terrorists from Iraq’s Mosul and the Syrian Raqqa.
Russian Prime Minister Medvedev signed a decree on the payment of one million rubles to the families of victims killed in the terrorist attack in St. Petersburg
Persons who received grave injuries or medium severity injuries, will receive 400 thousand rubles each
The decree signed by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev allocates, according to the authorities of St. Petersburg, up to 50 million rubles for payments to victims’ families and the victims of the terrorist attack on the subway.
As reported on the website of Prime Ministers Office, the victims’ families will receive one million rubles. Persons who suffered grave injuries, or medium severity injuries, will receive 400 thousand rubles each. Those who received a light injury, will receive 200 thousand rubles. There are also money for the funerals of killed in the blast.