MOSCOW, Sept 20 The Kremlin said on Tuesday that
Russia's military was checking media reports of air strikes on a
humanitarian aid convoy near Aleppo in Syria the previous day
and was expected to say something about the matter later in the
Syrian or Russian aircraft struck an aid convoy near Aleppo
on Monday and killed 12 people, according to a war monitor.
U.S. State Department spokesman John Kirby said in a
statement on Monday that Washington was "outraged" and would be
raising the matter directly with Russia at a time when a shaky
ceasefire in Syria has all but unravelled.
"The situation in Syria is a source of great concern,"
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on a conference
"Unfortunately, we can state ... that our American
colleagues have failed to separate terrorists from the so-called
Peskov said there was little hope for a renewal of the
ceasefire in Syria.
(Reporting by Dmitry Solovyov/Maria Kiselyova; Editing by