By Azania Post Reporter
Russian authority is suspecting U.S lead forces in Syria to have killed five Russian citizens, it has been reported.
The authorities have denied that Russian military personnel was involved, but said the citizens were killed in Syria’s clashes with the U.S led coalition forces February.
Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman said was quoted saying Thursday that Russia was investigating the matter after having preliminary information connected to armed encounter.
The spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova told a briefing that the deceased was not Russian service personnel.
The killing happens on February 7 near the Syrian city of Deir al-Zor.