Briefing by Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria (17 July 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 held a humanitarian action in Ibn Yakub district, Aleppo city.
In total, since the Russian Centre for Reconciliation started settlement process, it carried out 2,165 humanitarian actions. The total weight of humanitarian cargo delivered amounts to 3,488.7 tons.
Refugees are making their way back home. Ten check points are operating with support of the Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides.
Social infrastructure is being recovered to create favourable conditions for returnees. To date, 32,018 houses, 876 educational facilities and 180 medical centres has been recovered. Besides, 1,071.4km 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 insurgents attacked Saraf, Qalaat Marza and Djai Bahsa in Latakia province, Hamamiyat and Harab al-Hizatio in Hama province as well as Sabikiyah 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.