Reconciliation of the opposing sides
Within last 24 hours, truce agreements have been signed with representatives of 5 inhabited areas of Latakia (3) and Homs (2) provinces in the Syrian Arab Republic.
The total number of inhabited areas, the leaders of which had signed reconciliation agreements, has reached 847.
Negotiations on joining ceasefire regime have been continued with field commanders of armed groups in the Muaddamet al-Shikh (Damascus province) and detachments of armed opposition in the Hama, Homs, Aleppo, and al-Quneitra provinces.
The number of ceasefire application forms signed with leaders of armed groupings remained 69.
Within last 24 hours, 61 shellings performed by illegal armed formations have been registered in the provinces of Aleppo (26), Damascus (21), Hama (11), and Latakia (3).
Armed formations, which had claimed to join the ceasefire regime, have fired tanks, improvised MLRS, guided missiles, tube artillery, mortars and small arms against Azizi inhabited area in the Aleppo province, and Hai al-Antari quarter of the Aleppo city; Jaubar and Kafr Batna inhabited areas, height 612, positions of the government troops near Duma, and farms in Kusair inhabited area in the Damascus province; Rasha and Ain al-Qantara inhabited areas, and Abu Ali Mountain the Latakia province.
In the Aleppo city, armed formations of terrorist groupings have fired improvised MLRS, Hellfire missile systems, Gvozdika self-propelled artillery system, tube artillery, mortars and small arms against Hananu Shimaliya, al-Khader, Bakirtaya, Maarata, and Shurfa inhabited areas, 1070 (twice), Hai al-Ansari, Ashrafiyah, Suleiman Khalabi (twice), 3000, Ramusi, Sheikh Maqsood quarters of the Aleppo city, SYRIATEL mobile communication station, TV tower and market in Hai al-Antari quarter, al-Assad military academy (twice), Kastello trade center (three times), storages of the cement plant, and positions of the government troops near 1070 quarter of the Aleppo city.
Harasta and Haush Nasri inhabited areas, positions of the government troops near Bir al-Sabil, Duma and Jaubar (five times) inhabited areas, Ibn al-Walid hospital (twice), Agriculture Institute in Haush Harabu, farms in Bala al-Kadima (twice), and al-Wafidin camp near Mazraat Makhmud inhabited area.
In the Hama province, terrorists have fired against Makharda (twice), Maan, Kaukab (twice) inhabited areas, thermal power station in Makharda (three times), and a railway station in Kaukab (three times).
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.
Humanitarian aid to the Syrian population
Citizens of Shahba (al-Suwayda province) have received about 1 ton of humanitarian cargos.
Military hospital in Zigrin (Latakia province) has received 120 kg of humanitarian cargos (120 bedding sets).
Forty-eight civilians managed to leave the Bustan al-Kasr area at 9.30 p.m. – 10.00 p.m. on October 24, 2016. The operation was organized by the administration of the Aleppo city and Russian Centre for reconciliation of opposing sides.