UNPRECEDENTED RUSSIAN RUDENESS

Eldorar Alshamia Editor | 30 September, 2015
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ElDorar AlShamia:

Russia announced on Wednesday in an unprecedented insolence that most of the militant factions in Syria joined the IS group, justifying  its direct intervention and bombardment of liberated civilian areas.
A Kremlin spokesman said in a press statement this evening: Most of the Free Army fighters have joined the ranks of the IS group, adding that the Russian air-strikes in Syria will continue as long as the Free Syrian Army operations continued, referring to the rebels targeting to sites and the headquarters of the al-Assad's forces.
The same source said that the Russian air strikes will not extend to Iraq, pointing out that Russia did not use Iraqi airspace to strike targets inside Syrian territory.
The Russian Defense Ministry today announced that Russian warplanes carried out about 20 air strikes against targets in Syria claimed as belonging to the IS militants’.
In the same context, French and US sources revealed that the strikes by Russia, addressed to Syria, designed to support Bashar al-Assad, through the targeting of opposition groups, not IS fighters.
Sources confirmed According to Reuters, "If they target Homs, the IS group is not be intended, but perhaps opposition groups, which confirms that they support the regime of Bashar, does not mean fighting IS."
The Russian fighter jets targeted morning Ghamam, Jabal Zuid and Deir Hanna areas in the north-east of Latakia and the towns of Al-Lataminah and Kafr Zita in Hama province and the cities of Rastan and Talbisa in the countryside of Homs, killing 36 civilians, including women and children, and wounded dozens.
Field sources reported that Russian warplanes launched air raids on the city of Al-Lataminah, which is considered a stronghold of the Free Army (Tajamou’ al-Ezza), which receives support from the operations room (MOC) followed the (Friends of the Syrian People).
For his part, Maj. Jamil Saleh a leader in the Free Army, told Reuters: "The Hama North does not have any presence of IS militants at all, and under the control of the Free Syrian Army."
At the same time , the Russian Aviation extended and targeted the leadership headquarter of the Division 24 of the Free Army in Aqraba town in the countryside of Daraa in the south, amid reports about injuring  a number of leaders.
It should be noted that the Russian Federation Council had unanimously authorized today the  President Vladimir Putin, using the Russian armed forces outside the territory of the country, while Sergei Ivanov, head of the Russian Office of the President confirmed that the mandate allows the use of the air force only.