On September 19, a UN-Syrian Arab Red Crescent convoy carrying humanitarian aid for the Aleppo province came under fire. As a result, 18 of 31 trucks were destroyed and at least 21 individuals were killed. The attack, whose orchestrators have not been determined, aroused a strong international reaction.
The Russian Foreign Ministry is outraged by "flagrant attempts of some foreign backers of armed rebels and terrorists in Syria" to shift responsibility for the attack on the UN convoy in Aleppo on Moscow and Damascus.
The Russian military unveiled on Tuesday video footage of a UN humanitarian aid convoy that came under attack in Syria, which shows a militants' pickup vehicle carrying a large-caliber mortar as part of the convoy.
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier described the strike on a humanitarian convoy near Aleppo in Syria as an act of terrorism, at a press meeting in New York on Tuesday.
The Syrian Arab Army was not involved in a deadly attack on a humanitarian aid convoy near the Syrian city of Aleppo, state media reported on Tuesday, citing a military source.
The Monday attack on a UN aid convoy outside of Aleppo was a "game-changer," UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura told reporters on Tuesday.
Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF, or Doctors Without Borders) strongly condemns the latest attack on a humanitarian aid convoy in Syria’s Aleppo and calls on all major powers involved in the conflict to take specific steps to stop all strikes against civilian infrastructure, an MSF spokesperson told Sputnik on Tuesday.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon criticized an attack on a humanitarian aid convoy in Syria's Aleppo.
The European Union is concerned about reports concerning an attack on a humanitarian convoy in Syria and called for measures to preserve safety of humanitarian workers, a spokeswoman for EU High Representative Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday.
Russian and Syrian aircraft did not carry out any airstrikes against a UN humanitarian aid convoy near the city of Aleppo, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said Tuesday.
Around 20 civilians were killed in an attack on a humanitarian aid convoy in Syria’s Aleppo, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) said Tuesday.
The United Nations notified Russia and the United States of the attack on a humanitarian aid convoy in Syria, and expects an investigation, a spokesman of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said Tuesday, naming the perpetrator of the attack was premature.
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) does not know who launched the attack against a humanitarian convoy it had sent to Syria’s Aleppo jointly with the United Nations, the IFRC Africa region office Communication manager told Sputnik on Thursday.
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is clarifying whether there are any victims and their possible numbers among the team members from a UN and Syrian Arab Red Crescent convoy, which was attacked while delivering aid in the Syrian city of Aleppo, a spokesman for the organization told Sputnik Tuesday.
UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Stephen O'Brien said that the attack on a humanitarian convoy while delivering aid in Syria’s Aleppo governorate has left "many people" dead.
US Department of State has expressed outrage over attack on humanitarian convoy near Aleppo, Syria.
Deputy Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General Farhan Haq said that the UN convoy of humanitarian aid destined for Syria's province of Aleppo came under fire.