Reconciliation of the opposing sides
Within last 24 hours, truce agreements have been signed with representatives of 4 inhabited areas in the Latakia (2) and Homs (2) provinces.
The total number of inhabited areas, the leaders of which had signed reconciliation agreements, has reached 616.
Negotiations on joining ceasefire regime have been continued with field commanders of illegal armed groups in the Muaddamet-ash-Shikh (Damascus province). The date and place of evacuation of the individuals who have decided to leave the inhabited area are being negotiated with the senior staff of the law enforcement agencies and authorities of the Syrian Arab Republic.
Negotiations on joining ceasefire regime have been continued with field commanders of armed opposition detachments active in the Homs, Aleppo, Al-Quneitra provinces.
The number of ceasefire application forms signed with leaders of armed groupings remained 69.
Within last 24 hours, 42 cases of ceasefire violations have been registered from their side in the following provinces: Aleppo (20), Hama (8), Damascus (5), Homs (4), Latakia (3) and Daraa (2).
In the Aleppo province, terrorists have fired mortars and AT missile complexes against inhabited areas Shkeif, Braij-er-Rikh, al-Hader, Shurfa and positions of the Syrian Armed Forces near Zahrat-abu-Zulam.
Within last 24 hours, in the Aleppo city terrorists have fired twice against Ramusi quarter, positions of government troops near the Kastello trade centre, and for three times fired mortars against Khai-al-Ansari quarter. Positions of the Syrian Armed Forces near the cement plant and the military school of armament have been also fired at.
The most harsh consequences appeared after the shelling of the Khai-al-Ansari quarter in the course of which 3 civilians were killed and 7 – injured.
In the Hama province, militants have fired MLRS and mortars against settlements: Maharda, Maan, Habit, Kaukab, Achan, Mardes and twice – against a checkpoint of the government troops near the Ard-Kaukab location.
Illegal armed groups have fired mortars against Tair-Maala inhabited area, positions of the government troops near Tesnin and the Al-Vaar location in the Homs province.
In the Damascus province, shelling has been performed against the following settlements: Baharia, Haush-Nasri, Harasta, the farms of Khan-ash-Shikh (Damascus province); Shir-Adaba, Rasha and the point 409.5 (Latakia province); Khirbat-al-Gazala and Osman (Dara province).
Russian Aerospace Forces and Syrian Air Force did not make strikes on opposition armed formations, which follow ceasefire regime and informed the Russian or American Centres for reconciliation about their location.
Taking into consideration the importance of strict following the agreements achieved on September 9, 2016, the Russian party has stood for prolongation of the ceasefire for 48 hours on the whole territory of Syria.
The Chief of the Russian Centre for reconciliation has held negotiations with the Chief of the US analytical military-political group in Amman concerning the necessity of prolongation of the truce and activation of work with the so-called moderate opposition by the American party.
Humanitarian aid to the Syrian population
Posts with hot meal and items of first necessity continue their work for civilians who leave the districts of the Aleppo city, which are under control of terrorist armed groupings.