Reconciliation of the opposing sides
Within last 24 hours, truce agreements have been signed with representatives of 2 inhabited areas of the Latakia province in the Syrian Arab Republic.
The total number of inhabited areas, the leaders of which had signed reconciliation agreements, has reached 857.
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, 42 shellings performed by illegal armed formations have been registered in the provinces of Aleppo (15), Damascus (17), Latakia (4), Hama (4), Daraa (1), and al-Quneitra (1).
Armed formations, which had claimed to join the ceasefire regime, have fired improvised MLRS, mortars and small arms against Kafr Batna, Bala al-Kadima, Harasta, Blelije, Jaubar, and Duma inhabited areas, positions of the government troops near height 612, and a farm in Kusair in the Damascus province; Turbal, Jurin and Rasha inhabited areas, and positions of the government troops in the Abu Ali Mountain in the Latakia province.
In the Aleppo province, armed formations of terrorist groupings have fired tanks, improvised MLRS, tube artillery, mortars and small arms against Hananu Shimaliyah, Bakirtaya (two times), and Shurfa inhabited areas, 1070 (twice), Dahiya al-Assad, Ramusi (two times), Arian (two times), and al-Masharqa quarters, al-Assad military academy (two times), and storages of cement plant in the Aleppo city.
Jaubar (four times), Abd Beinuri, Haush Nasri (two times) and Arbil inhabited areas, and medical service school in Harasta have been shelled in the Damascus province.
In the Hama province, terrorists have shelled living buildings and a thermal power station in Makharda.
Positions of the government troops near Osman and Jaba have been shelled in the Daraa 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.
Humanitarian aid to the population of Syria
Six humanitarian events have been held within last 24 hours:
citizens of Bshavi (Hama province) have received 1.5 tons of humanitarian cargos;
in Seida Zeinab (Damascus province) – 3 tons;
in Amar Khali school (Latakia city) – 2.5 tons;
in hospitals of a university and military police (Aleppo city) – 400 kg humanitarian cargos.
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.
Chief of the Russian Centre for reconciliation of opposing sides had a meeting with representatives of the Operational group of the Highest National Committee of the Syrian Arab Republic. The parties discussed issues of joint activities held in November 2016.