The U.S. permanent representative to the UN Samantha Power on Monday, November 21, released a list of names of military leaders, who were behind the strikes on Syrian government forces on civilians in the past five years. The corresponding statement of the American diplomat made during a meeting of the UN Security Council, UKRINFORM reports.
«Today I would like to clarify some of the names of those who in 2011 participated in the killing and wounding of civilians by aerial and ground military strikes on Syrian government forces on cities, residential areas and civilian infrastructure. The United States will not give to those who commanded units involved in those acts, to anonymously hide behind the screen of the regime of Assad, «said Power.
In this regard, it called several names Syrian commanders: major General ADIB Salameh, Brigadier General Adnan Abud Hilweh, major-General Gaudet, Salbi Mavas, Colonel Suchan Hassan, major General Tahir Hamid Khalil and others.
The US representative also recalled the participation of the Russian military in attacks on civilians in Syria.
The «ruthless attack Russia and the Assad regime needs to end. And those who are behind these attacks must know that we and the international community is watching their actions, we document them. One day they will be brought to justice,» — said Pauer.
«These people feel impunity. But so did Milosevic, Charles Taylor and countless war criminals in front of them. Today’s atrocities are well documented,» — said the U.S. permanent representative to the UN.
Recall that according to human rights activists, during the last five days of intensified bombing of Eastern Aleppo and the neighbouring rebel-held areas killed about 180 people, most of them in the surrounded part of the city 97. Blows to rebels in Aleppo and the surrounding area carried out government forces of the Syrian regime, as well as allied aviation of Russian air force.
Syrian government forces resumed the offensive on the Eastern part of Aleppo on 15 November in an attempt to seize control of the entire city.
Under siege in the East of Aleppo, which lasts from July under the shelling and air strikes are more than 250 thousand people.
The United Nations released a list of names of the perpetrators of the bombing of the civilian population in Syria 22.11.2016