Chief of Main Operational Directorate of the Russian General Staff gives speech in course of Moscow Conference on International Security
Actions of the Russian Aerospace Forces in the Syrian Arab Republic resulted in defeat of the ISIS in the country. This was stated by the Chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Colonel General Sergei Rudskoy in his speech in course of the VII Moscow Conference on International Security.
As he said, all conditions for finishing the civil war were been established in Syria. Process of peaceful settling of the conflict was launched.
According to the Chief of the Main Operational Directorate, humanitarian operation aimed to provide assistance to the Eastern Ghouta population will be finished in a few days.
In total, 156,620 people have been evacuated from the enclave. Civilians are returning to areas liberated from insurgents. About 45,000 have already returned to their homes.