Russian military provide humanitarian assistance to residents of Syria

A newsletter of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation on the implementation of the Memorandum on the creation of de-escalation zones of June 25, 2020 has been published.

As part of the implementation of the Memorandum on the establishment of de-escalation zones in the Syrian Arab Republic, signed by the Russian Federation, the Turkish Republic and the Islamic Republic of Iran on May 4, 2017, monitoring groups continue to monitor ceasefire compliance.

As agreed by the Russian and Turkish sides, from March 01, 2020, on the territory of the Idlib de-escalation zone, a cessation of hostilities regime is in effect.

The Russian part of the representative office of the joint Russian-Turkish commission to consider issues related to violations of the cessation of hostilities, recorded 1 fact of the opening of fire in Idlib province.

The Turkish part of the mission recorded 2 facts of the opening of fire in Latakia province.

During the day, the Center for the Reconciliation of the warring parties and the control of the movement of refugees carried out two humanitarian actions: in Harmala settlement of the province of Raqqa 440 food sets were issued, with a total weight of 2.134 tons; in Scalbia Hama settlement 250 food sets issued, totaling 1,212 tons.