Russia says the US-led coalition purportedly fighting the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group has again used white phosphorus bombs to target residential areas in Syria.
“We are still worried by the actions of the United States of America in Syria. Jets navigated by the so-called coalition have been for a long time attacking the outskirts of the city of Hajin over the Euphrates River, which led to numerous civilians casualties,” Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at her weekly briefing in Moscow on Thursday.
“Last week, we spoke about 50 corpses that have been found in the south of Hajin, al-Shifa village. Last weekend in al-Bukan village, 40 people died, mostly women and children, as a result of the next airstrike,” she added.
According to Syrian media, Zakharova said, “the aviation of the coalition once again used white phosphorus ammunition conducting these airstrikes. Americans continue denying this as…