Coalition under the leadership of the United States investigates claims of the Russian defense Ministry about the bombardment aircraft, U.S. air force schools in and around Iraqi city of Mosul. About it reports “RIA Novosti” with reference to the representative of the coalition.
“We know about the Russian assumptions and will conduct an investigation to determine if they deserve trust,” he said, adding that the coalition follows the procedures and standards that are aimed at “minimizing” civilian casualties, and tries to strike only at militants.
On the eve of 28 Oct, the chief of the main operations Directorate of the General staff Lieutenant-General Sergey rudskoy said that on 24 October, the US air force aircraft attacked a school in the village of tell Kaif, near Mosul in Iraq. The attack has killed and wounded.
In a statement, the defense Ministry also notes that the coalition aircraft have increased the intensity of attacks in the area, “including with the use of strategic bombers B-52”.