According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, militants arrive in Idlib, Syria, after being trained by a private British military company called Olive.
The Russian Defense Ministry accuses the United States, the United Kingdom and France of preparing to deploy under the pretext of using chemical weapons by Syrian government forces to call new strikes against Syria.
"The actions of the Western countries, despite their public statements, are aimed at a further sharp deterioration in the situation in the Middle East and the disruption of the According to the spokesman, militants in Idlib province are preparing to launch the government's use of chemical weapons against civilians.
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For this purpose, USS Sullivan's destroyer equipped with 56 cruise missiles arrived in the Persian Gulf a few days ago, while a US Bombers with 24 air-to-ground AGMs-158 JASSM cruise missiles were deployed at Al Udeid Air Force Base in Qatar, the spokesman suggested.
"This provocation, with the active involvement of British special services, will serve as another excuse for a US, British and French missile strike on the Syrian government and economic facilities," Konashekov said. Militants trained under the leadership of a private British military company, Olive, to work with toxic substances are in Idlib arrived, said the ministry.
"The militants have the task of imitating the rescue of chemical weapons victims of the notorious white helmets," said Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov.
According to Konashekov, "unsubstantiated" statements pleading to react to the use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government made by a number of high-level officials from the US, Britain and France serve as indirect evidence of the preparation of another "aggressive act." against Syria from the United States and its allies. "
Russia warns the West against new reckless actions in Syria – Deputy Foreign Minister
Moscow has heard the recent comments by US security adviser John Bolton on Syria and warns the West against new ruthless moves toward the Middle East said the deputy Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov to Sputnik.
"We can hear the ultimatums expressed by Washington, including public statements, that does not alter our commitment to completely destroy the terror cells in Syria and bring that country back to normal life … We warn the United States and its Allies against new reckless movements, "said Ryabkov.
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Moscow will continue to support Damascus In its efforts to stabilize the situation in Syria, among others, in the return of Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons, the diplomat stressed
states that do not want to participate in [these efforts] again prove that they pursue other goals [which are] further destabilizing Syria, avoiding any tools and continuing new pretexts for the issue of regime change to seek the transfer of power in Damascus. This is nothing new … We are ready for such developments, we show their intentions. But the US [authorities] does not seem to learn from history, including recent history, because we are currently seeing an escalation of the situation [in Syria] "noted Ryabkov.
The diplomat suggested that the scenario of a crude provocation and subsequent strikes [on Syria] were very likely. "
Threats and ultimatums are the only languages spoken by the United States, Ryabkov emphasized.
On August 23, National Security Advisor John Bolton told the Russian Foreign Minister, Security Council Nikolai Patrushev, that America is ready to respond with greater force in Syria than the last time.
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Britain and France coordinated a massive air strike on Syria in April 2018 after the alleged use of chemical weapons in Douma by the controversial NGO "White Helmets" had been reported, which was repeatedly hit by the government in London Aging false flag attacks.
However, in July, OVCW experts said they had found traces of organic chlorine in the attack in Douma. However, there was no indication that nerve agents were being used in the attack.
The first Western missile attack on Syrian government troops was carried out on April 7, 2017 by the United States after Washington accused Damascus of the alleged use of chemical weapons in the settlement of Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib province
Claims were sharply rejected, with President Bashar Assad saying that the attack was a provocation aimed at justifying the US attack on Syria.
* Jabhat Nusra (aka Al-Nusra Front) is a terrorist group banned in Russia.