An attack by militants on a school in western Aleppo has claimed the lives of at least six children and injured many others. An RT crew visited the scene, as well as the hospital which received the dead and wounded following the deadly assault by rebels.
Moscow finds “unconvincing” the latest report by the UN-led investigation which blamed the Syrian forces of carrying out a chlorine gas attack 19 months ago. The findings, Russia’s UN ambassador believes, lack solid proof and substantiated evidence.
After providing evidence that Wednesday’s attack on an Idlib school was apparently staged, Russian military officials have identified several other schools in Syria that have actually been targeted by bombings in the last 24 hours alone.
The US strategy in both Iraq and Syria ‘succeeded’ in terms of creating chaos and then using it as a pretext either to ‘bring democracy’ or ‘clear the area from terrorists’ – the same terrorists they backed, says Middle East expert Marwa Osman.
The US and Britain have willfully sabotaged any attempts at negotiated settlement in Syria or peace they’ve insisted on; they want Syria to become the failed state that they’ve turned Iraq and Libya into, according to political writer Dan Glazebrook.