More than 12 thousand civilians returned to their homes in Aleppo – the Russian defense Ministry

In the Syrian city of Aleppo to their homes returned more than 12 thousand inhabitants. This was reported today the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia major-General Igor Konashenkov.


In Aleppo now continue to work the Russian sappers over a week they defused more than a thousand explosive devices and cleared more than 75 kilometers of roads.


Russian center for conciliation and providing humanitarian assistance. Only in recent days, food, medicine and necessities has received more than 60 thousand Syrians. Humanitarian aid in Syria, sent to the port of Tartus delivered 500 tons of flour, canned food, rice. In the Russian defense Ministry said that the assistance Syria provided to Kazakhstan, Armenia, Belarus and Serbia.


“From other countries and international organizations, whose representatives repeatedly from its offices talked about the plight of Syrians and humanitarian disaster in that country has still not been received. In Aleppo and other towns returned to civilian life, people are rebuilding their homes, earned schools and hospitals, cultivated farmland. Now the Syrians, as the bread and water of glass, roofing, cement, pipe and construction equipment”, – said the major-General Igor Konashenkov.


The official representative of the Russian defense Ministry also stressed that Syria needs real help, not empty promises.

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