The Ministry of defence reported about the situation in the areas of de-escalation in Syria


Sputnik / Vanessa Beeley

The situation in the areas of de-escalation in Syria is stable, Russia in the Commission on the truce during the day, recorded 11 violations of the ceasefire, Turkey — 10, mentioned in the newsletter of the defense Ministry.

“The situation in the areas of de-escalation is estimated as stable. The Russian part of the mission of the joint Russian-Turkish Commission on consideration of issues related to the violations of the cessation of hostilities, a day recorded 11 cases of fire in the provinces: the Damascus – five, Daraa – one, Hama – Latakia, three and two. The Turkish part of the mission recorded 10 violations, including in the provinces: the Damascus – five, Daraa or two, Hama – HOMS one and two”, – stated in the text of the Bulletin.

It is noted that most cases of indiscriminate firing of small arms established in the areas controlled by the militants of terrorist groups “dzhebhat an-Nusra and the Islamic state.”*

According to the defence Ministry, in a day centre for the reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria conducted six humanitarian actions: five of them were held in the city of Aleppo, the local population is delivered 1.25 tons of food, the second — in the city of HOMS, which had received 2.2 tonnes of food kits. It is noted that all humanitarian assistance received 1070.

It is reported that in the course of humanitarian actions during the day, military doctors of the Russian Federation medical care 112 citizens.

In addition, another humanitarian action carried out by the UN in the area of the city of Deir ez-Zor parachute the Russian airline “Abakan air” delivered 21 tons of food.

According to the text of the Bulletin, a day seven localities of the province of Hama and Idlib joined the cessation of hostilities. The number of settlements that joined the reconciliation process, increased to 1626. The negotiations on accession to the ceasefire with the armed opposition groups in the provinces of Aleppo, Idlib, Damascus, Hama, HOMS and Quneitra.

The number of armed groups that have declared their commitment to the adoption and implementation of the cessation of hostilities, has not changed and is equal to 219.

*A terrorist organization banned in Russia