Briefing of the Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides and Control of the Movement of Refugees in the Syrian Arab Republic (September 23, 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 the Reconciliation of Opposing Sides have not carried out humanitarian actions.
Since the beginning of the settlement process, the Russian Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides has conducted 3,023 humanitarian actions. The total weight of humanitarian cargo delivered exceedes 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 along the Bozgekli – Avshariya route and back.
Another joint Russian-Turkish patrol took place in Hasakeh province on the route from Sheirek to Kijla and back.
Russian military police units conducted patrols in the provinces of Raqqa and Hasakah on the route from Ain-Isa to Tell-Tamer and back, in the province of Raqqa on the route from Shvihan to Kesar and back.
Russian military police units continued to escort civilian vehicles on the section of the M4 highway between the settlements of Ain-Isa in Raqqa province and Tell-Tamer in Hasakeh province. Over the past day, 628 cars and 1,404 people were provided with safe passage.
Measures to stabilize the situation in the province of Deraa are continuing. With the mediation of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides, 307 people settled their status in the village of Tell-Shehab during the day, 62 weapons were handed over, more than 1.5 thousand ammunition. In total, 1,487 weapons and more than 62.5 thousand ammunition were handed over in the province of Deraa, with the mediation of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides, 5,269 people settled their status.
Over the past day, 17 attacks from the positions of the Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group were recorded in the Idlib de-escalation zone (11 of them, according to the Syrian side). In the province of Idlib, 8 attacks were registered, in the province of Latakia – 3 attacks, in the province of Hama – 1 attack, in the province of Aleppo – 5 attacks.
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.