Bulletin of the Russian Defence Ministry on implementation of the Memorandum on creation of de-escalation zones (September 13, 2017)
Control groups continue monitoring the ceasefire observation within the implementation of the Memorandum on creation of the de-escalation zones in the Syrian Arab Republic, which had been signed by the Russia, Turkey, and Iran on May 4, 2017.
Situation in the de-escalation zones is assessed as stable.
Within last 24 hours, the Russian party of the Russia-Turkey Commission on violations of the Joint Agreement has registered 3 cases of firing in provinces of Latakia (1), Damascus (1), and Daraa (1).
The Turkish party has registered 3 cases of ceasefire violations in the provinces Damascus.
Most cases of unselective firing from small arms have been registered in the areas controlled by insurgents of the ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist groupings.
Humanitarian aid provided to the Syrian population
The Russian Centre for reconciliation of opposing sides carried out one humanitarian actions in the settlement of Wadhah, Aleppo province delivering 1.7 tons of food supplies.
Total number of held humanitarian actions – 1,609, total weight – 2,152.8 tons.
The United Nations for reconciliation of opposing sides within last 24 hours held no humanitarian actions.
Over 24 hours the medical assistance has been provided to 396 civilians.
Total number of people who received medical aid has been brought to 56,295.
Reconciliation of opposing sides
Over last 24 hours, no ceasefire agreements have been signed.
Total number of settlements that had signed reconciliation agreements - 2, 235.
Negotiations on joining ceasefire regime have been continued with field commanders of detachments of armed opposition in the Aleppo, Damascus, Homs, Hama, and al-Quneitra provinces.
Within 24 hours, four applications have been signed with the leaders of illegal armed formations, operating in the de-escalation zone No. 1. Total number armed formations, which had claimed to observe the ceasefire regime, reached 233.