Reconciliation of opposing sides
Within last 24 hours, 3 truce agreements have been signed with representatives of Marge Mairban, Slagu (province of Latakia) and Khan al-Shikh (province of Damascus).
The total number of inhabited areas, the leaders of which had signed reconciliation agreements, has reached 1091.
The reconciliation process in the Syrian Arab Republic is taking place without disruption and in accordance with the agreements.
Negotiations on joining ceasefire regime have been continued with field commanders of illegal armed groups in the Damascus province, and detachments of armed opposition in the Homs, Hama, Aleppo, and al-Quneitra provinces.
In accordance to the Joint Agreement on complex settling the Syrian conflict, ceasefire regime has been established starting from 00:00 on December 30, 2016. The Falaq al-Sham, Jabhat Ahli al-Sham (Jaysh al-Mujahideen, Thuwar al-Sham), Firqa Sultan Murad, Jaysh Idlib, Suqour al-Sham, Falaq Rahman, Jabhat al-Shamiyah, Tadjamua Fastakin, Jaysh al-Izaa, Jaysh al-Nasr, al-Forqat al-Ula as-Sahili (1st coastal division), Jaysh al-Islam, and Liwa Shuhada al-Islam have joined the regime.
Within last 24 hours, the Russian party of the Russia-Turkey Commission on violations of the Joint Agreement has registered 12 cases in the provinces of Hama (4), Latakia (5), and Damascus (3).
The Turkish party has registered 27 violations in the provinces of Idlib (9), Damascus (5), Hama (4), Aleppo (3), Homs (3), Daraa (2), and al-Quneitra (1).
All ceasefire violations are being investigated. All efforts to prevent such violations are being taken.
This work resulted in reduce of violations of the ceasefire regime and strengthening of mutual trust of the opposing sides.
Humanitarian aid to the Syrian population
Within last 24 hours, four humanitarian events have been held, in course of which citizens have received humanitarian aid:
in schools located in the al-Hamdaniya 4 and 3000 of the Aleppo city – about 1 ton;
in the Azaziya area of the Aleppo city;
in the Sahur 3 area of the Aleppo city – about 2 tons;
in the Jibrin temporary accommodation facility near the al-Nayrab airport of the Aleppo city (with hot meals) – about 5.5 tons.
Posts with hot meal and items of first necessity for citizens of the Aleppo city continue their work.