°
Ashburn

US coalition denied information about the attack on a military convoy in Syria

The representative of the US coalition Colonel miles Caggins said on Twitter that the convoy of the us military was not attacked in Deir ez-Zor.

Earlier, Syrian media, in particular the Syrian state Agency SANA reported, citing local sources that the path of a column of us military in the settlement of Sabha in the Syrian province of Deir ez-Zor explosive device.

"The story of SANA is completely untrue. None of the patrol of the coalition was not injured," - said Caggins.

Reports of attacks by unknown groups in the us military in the Syrian provinces of al-hasakah and Deir-ez-Zor in the last three months began to appear in the media regularly. The result of one of these attacks went missing two Americans, their fate unknown to this day.

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in November in an interview with RIA Novosti and the Rossiya 24 television reported that the emergence of popular resistance for the liberation of Syrian territories from foreign occupation is inevitable - it is only a matter of time.

Armed conflict in Syria began in 2011. In some areas continue to sweep from the militants. Military of the United States are located in the provinces of al-hasakah and Deir-ez-Zor, Syria without a legitimate reason. They concentrated their forces around major oil and gas fields.

Syrian authorities have repeatedly stated that being in the country of American troops violating the sovereignty of the States and all international rules. In turn, the US special envoy on Syria, James Jeffrey announced in early may that Washington seeks restoration of the situation before the conflict began in 2011 and eventually retiring from all armed forces, primarily Iran.