Bulletin of the Russian Centre for reconciliation of opposing sides in the Syrian Arab Republic (December 13, 2016)
Reconciliation of opposing sides
Within last 24 hours, 5 truce agreements have been signed with representatives of an inhabited area of the Latakia province.
The total number of inhabited areas, the leaders of which had signed reconciliation agreements, has reached 1051.
Negotiations on joining ceasefire regime have been continued with field commanders of illegal armed groups in the Damascus province, and detachments of armed opposition in the Homs, Hama, Aleppo, and al-Quneitra provinces.
The number of ceasefire application forms signed with leaders of armed groupings remained 94.
Within last 24 hours, 47 shellings performed by illegal armed formations have been registered in the provinces of Aleppo (19), Damascus (20), Daraa (3), Latakia (2), Hama (2) and al-Quneitra (1).
In the Damascus province, armed formations of the Jaysh al-Islam grouping, which had claimed to be the opposition one, have fired mortars and small arms against Barza, Buzaina, Dahiyat al-Assad, Kafr Batna, Meida, and Harasta inhabited areas, al-Mazraa area in Damascus, al-Abbasiin stadium in Jaubar, al-Wafidin camp and Ibn al-Walid hospital in Duma.
Ahrar al-Sham armed formations have fired multiple launch rocket systems against Ain al-Qantara and positions of the government troops on the Abu Ali mount.
Free Syrian army formations have fired mortars against Salah al-Din in Aleppo.
In the Aleppo city, terrorist groupings of Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (Jabhat al-Nusra) have fired multiple launch rocket systems, tube artillery, mortars and small arms against Amri, Art Sabah, Binyamin, Dahiya al-Assad, Jamaiya Faht, Jamariya Harb al-Zahraa, Qasr al-Wali, Ramusi, Tanbud, Sheikh Saeed, al-Makamat, al-Assad military academy, and melon market.
In the Damascus province, terrorists have shelled Bala al-Kadima, Kabun, Haush Nasri, Haush al-Faddaliya, and sports ground in Jaubar.
Terrorists have also shelled Jaba in the al-Quneitra province as well as Suran and Mardes in the Hama province.
In the Daraa province, insurgents have used unmanned aerial vehicles fitted with an explosive device in Kafra and Izraa. They also have fired multiple launch rocket systems against Tell Guraba.
Russian Aerospace Forces and Syrian Air Force did not make strikes on opposition armed formations, which follow ceasefire regime and informed the Russian or American Centres for reconciliation about their location.
Humanitarian aid to the population of Syria
Within last 24 hours, three humanitarian events have been held, in course of which civilians have received humanitarian aid:
in Mesmiya in the Daraa province – about 1 ton;
in temporary accommodation facilities in al-Aziziya – about 3 tons;
in temporary accommodation facilities in Sheikh Maqsood – about 3 tons;
Posts with hot meal and items of first necessity continue their work for civilians who leave the districts of the Aleppo city, which are under control of terrorist armed groupings.