Briefing by Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria (February 11, 2019)
Peaceful settlement of the conflict and rendering of comprehensive assistance are the main vectors of work in the Syrian Arab Republic.
Representatives of the Russian Centre for Reconciliation carried out a humanitarian action in the settlement of Habarieh, Daraa province. People received 500 food sets.
In total, since the Russian Centre for Reconciliation started settlement process, it carried out 2,061 humanitarian action. The total weight of humanitarian cargo delivered amounts to 3,258 tons.
Refugees are making their way back home. Ten check points including one at the Damascus International Airport and the Baniyas maritime one are operating with support of the Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides. As for February 10, 2019, in total 221,883 Syrians returned.
Social infrastructure is being recovered to create favourable conditions for returnees.As for February 10, 2019, 31,200 houses, 810 educational facilities and 137 medical centres has been recovered. Besides, 978km of roads have been repaired.
Despite the ceasefire regime being established throughout the country, there are still cases of ceasefire regime violation by illegal armed formations in the Idlib de-escalation zone.
Over the past day, from the Idilb de-escalation zone terrorists have attacked Darh-Abu-Asad, Akch-Baer, Ikko and Nahshabba in Latakia province as well as Sukkari in Aleppo province.
The Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides urges leaders of illegal armed formations operating in the Idlib de-escalation zone to cease hostilities and move towards peaceful settlement of the situation in areas they occupy.
Civilians carry on protests against the presence of the US-led international coalition in the Syrian Arab Republic. Such a rally took place in Deir ez-Zor involving over 2,000 civilians.