Bulletin of the Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides and Refugee Migration Monitoring in the Syrian Arab Republic (April 5, 2021)
As part of the implementation of the Memorandum on the establishment of de-escalation zones in the Syrian Arab Republic, signed by the Russian Federation, the Republic of Turkey and the Islamic Republic of Iran on 4 May 2017, control groups continue monitoring ceasefire compliance.
According to the agreement of the Russian and Turkish sides, from 00.01 on March 6, 2020, a cessation of hostilities is in effect on the territory of the Idlib de-escalation zone.
The Russian part of the representative office of the joint Russian-Turkish Commission for consideration of issues related to violations of the cessation of hostilities recorded 26 facts of opening fire (25 of them according to the Syrian side) in the provinces: Aleppo-2, Latakia-10, Idlib-12, Hama-2.
The Turkish part of the representation stated 14 facts of opening fire (the Russian part of the representation confirmed – 0).
Humanitarian aid provided for the Syrian population
Over the last 24 hours the Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides and Refugee Migration Monitoring has held three humanitarian actions:
- in Maghar al-Mir, Damascus province. 375 food packages were issued, with a total weight of 2.865 tons;
- in Baqsa, Latakia province. 375 food packages were issued, with a total weight of 2.865 tons;
- in al-Aliyah, Aleppo province. 540 food packages with a total weight of 2.7 tons were issued.
The total number of humanitarian actions - 2,791 with total weight of cargo - 4,878.44 tons.