A new reconciliation agreement has been reached in Syria, the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria said in its daily news bulleting published on the Russian Defense Ministry’s official website on Wednesday.

 

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“Over the last 24 hours, one more settlement in the province of Latakia signed an agreement on joining the regime of cessation of hostilities. The number of settlements that joined the reconciliation process has increased to 1,074,” the Russian center said.

 

Talks on joining the regime of cessation of hostilities were continued with field commanders of armed groups in the settlement of Muaddamiyet al-Shih in Damascus province and several units of armed opposition in the provinces of Homs, Hama, Aleppo and Quneitra. “The number of armed groups that announced their adherence to observing the conditions of cessation of hostilities, has not changed ― 94,” the bulletin added.