PressTV-US committed grievous war crimes in Syria: Writer

The United States is destroying Syria where it has committed grievous war crimes, says Stephen Lendman, an American journalist, writer and political analyst based in Chicago.

In an interview with Press TV on Tuesday, Lendman also said that the Takfiri group Daesh is the US creation and American terror bombing in Syria and Iraq is defiantly a war crime.

Amnesty International said on Tuesday that US-led bombing against Daesh terrorists in Syria’s Raqqah last year broke international law by endangering the lives of civilians.

The US did not take sufficient account of civilians or take the precautions measures to minimize casualties while attacking Raqqah in 2017, according to Amnesty.

Amnesty interviewed 112 civilian residents of Raqqah during field research there in February, while investigating the sites of 42 air, artillery and mortar strikes.

“Amnesty International really understated the gravity of what went on in Raqqah” last year,…

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