The official U.S. state Department spokesman John Kirby explained his words about the threat of terrorist attacks in Russian cities that caused an uproar in Moscow. According to him, voiced earlier is just a statement of facts.
The text of the statement Kirby published on the official website of the U.S. state Department. “I didn’t threaten anyone. It was the facts. And these facts are not new. The question was, what are the implications for Russia”, – he stressed.
Kirby added that only repeat previously uttered by Secretary of state John Kerry saying it would be “more war and blood. The representative office said that the alleged “incitement to terrorism” is totally false.
Recall, Kirby said that the extremists can use the vacuum of power in Syria”, and this can lead to attacks on the territory of Russia. According to him, Moscow will continue to obtain from Syria the body of military bags, as well as to waste resources and, possibly, aircraft.
This statement Kirby caused a very harsh reaction from the Russian foreign Ministry. In particular, the official representative of the Ministry Maria Zakharova said that these words can be interpreted as the command “FAS”, which gave the United States the terrorists.
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