Photograph from the 15th October 2015
© Russian Ministry for Defence

The Russian Minister for Defence has published satellite photographs of the Al-Qods hospital in Aleppo, allegedly destroyed by the aviation of the Syrian Arab Republic on the 27th April 2016. In fact, it had already been destroyed at least seven months ago.

Photograph from the 29th April 2016
© Russian Ministry for Defence

The announcement of the supposed bombardment of this hospital was made by Médecins sans Frontières - a humanitarian association created by Bernard Kouchner for the French secret services during the war in Biafra.

Pete Kimberley