Briefing of the Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides and Control of the Movement of Refugees in the Syrian Arab Republic (September 15, 2021)
Work continues in the Syrian Arab Republic to resolve the conflict in a non-military manner and to provide comprehensive assistance to Syrian citizens in restoring peaceful life.
Over the past day, representatives of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides conducted one humanitarian action in the settlement of Deir Ez-Zor in the province of Deir Ez-Zor, during which food packages with a total weight of 1.6 tons were issued to the population.
Since the beginning of the settlement process, the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the warring parties has conducted 3,023 humanitarian actions. The total weight of humanitarian cargo delivered amounts to 5,2 thousand tons.
The joint efforts of Russia and Turkey continue to implement the provisions of the Russian-Turkish Memorandum of common ground of October 22, 2019.
Russian military police units continued patrolling in the Membij area of Aleppo province from Ajami along two routes in the direction of Avshariyah and Karakozak.
Russian military police units conducted patrols in the provinces of Raqqa and Hasakeh on the route from Ain-Isa to Tell-Tamer and back, in the province of Raqqa on the route from Shvihan to Bir-Msalten and back, in the province of Hasakeh on the route from Qamishliya to Amar-Segir and back, in the province of Aleppo on the route from Metras to Gurrouf and back.
Work is underway to restore the situation in Dar'a province. With the mediation of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides, 565 people settled their status in the settlement of El-Yaduda, 152 weapons and more than 9 thousand ammunition were handed over.
Over the past day, 25 attacks from the positions of the Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group were recorded in the Idlib de-escalation zone (including 20 attacks, according to the Syrian side). 14 attacks were registered in Idlib province, 10 attacks were registered in Latakia province, 2 attacks were registered in Hama province, and 1 attack was registered in Aleppo province.
In the Tell-Rifat district of the Aleppo province, 2 shelling of positions of the Syrian government forces by illegal armed groups operating on the territory controlled by the Turkish armed forces was recorded. From the area of the settlement of Tveys, the militants fired mortar shells at the positions of government forces in the area of the settlement of Vastia. Also, the positions of government forces in the area of the settlement of Sogana were subjected to an artillery strike by militants from the area of the settlement of Kimar.
There are no losses among the servicemen of the armed forces of the SAR.
The Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides urges leaders of illegal armed formations to cease hostilities and move towards peaceful settlement of the situation in areas they occupy, and ensure delivery of humanitarian relief to Syrian civilians.