Briefing by Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria (April 16, 2019)
Peaceful settlement of the conflict and rendering of comprehensive assistance are the main vectors of work in the Syrian Arab Republic.
The Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides has held no humanitarian actions over the past day.
In total, since the Russian Centre for Reconciliation started settlement process, it carried out 2,098 humanitarian actions. The total weight of humanitarian cargo delivered amounts to 3,338 tons.
As part of the implementation of the decree of the President of the Syrian Arab Republic, the Syrian authorities continue to work on amnesty for those who evade from military service, including those among refugees and former members of illegal armed groups. As for April 15, 2019, in total 57,610 were granted amnesty.
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 terrorists have attacked Tell Bizam in Hama province, Zuaykat and Jubb-al-Zarur in Latakia 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.