Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov commented on the appeal of the candidate in presidents of Russia Grigory Yavlinsky Vladimir Putin with a demand to clarify the situation with the death of Russians in Syria during the impact of the coalition under U.S. leadership, 7 Feb. Yavlinsky noted that this is reported by the Western media and sources in social networks, and Russian officials received conflicting information.
The first thing you noticed Dmitry Peskov, answering the question, what kind of review should apply to the Ministry of defence. He also noticed that all the others operate with data published in the media.
“I don’t think that Mr. Yavlinsky is any more reliable sources of information” – the words Peskov RIA “Novosti”.
The press Secretary also urged not to use media reports as the source and be aware that many of the Russians is in many countries of the world.
“And, of course, here to have some information very difficult,” – said Peskov evasively.
At the same time, he acknowledged that appeared in the media information about the death of the Russians in Syria need to be checked.
Recall that on the eve of the Baltic Cossack Union reported the death on February 7 in the district of Deir ez-Zor centurion Cossack village “Pregolsky” Vladimir Loginov, as well as “the Other Russia” announced the death in Syria of an activist of national Bolsheviks Cyril Ananiev. Only the names of the 6 Russians who died on this day after the impact of the coalition under US leadership. However, they were not official soldiers of the Russian Federation.
“As you know, we only operate on those data that relate to members of the armed forces of the Russian Federation who take part in operations by armed forces, Russian space forces in support of the Syrian army. Data about other Russians who may be in Syria, we do not have, and recommend on these matters to apply to the Ministry of defense in our defense Department,” he said.
The deployment of Russian troops in Syria. Chronicle of events
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