Briefing by Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria (May 21, 2018)

Monday, 21 May 2018 10:52

The Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides continues working on peaceful settlement of the conflict and providing comprehensive assistance to people in the Syrian Arab Republic.

Despite ceasefire regime being established throughout the country, some cases of ceasefire violation by illegal armed formations have been registered in the provinces of Aleppo, Hama, and Daraa.

Situation in the suburbs Damascus is being stabilized. People are returning to peaceful life.

Under the auspices of the Russian MP units, families of illegal armed formations’ members have been evacuated from the Yarmouk camp.

Representatives of the Russian Reconciliation Centre have examined objects, which are to be restored in Zamalqa.

Repair teams have recovered electricity supply systems of two significant facilities. Volunteers have cleared another living quarter in Douma.

Due to improved humanitarian situation, 66,032 citizens of the Eastern Ghouta have returned to their homes.

The Syrian engineers trained by the Russian specialists continue providing security to civilians as well as social and economical facilities.

More than six kilometers of roads have been cleared from mines in Ruheiba.

Over the last 24 hours, 18 facilities and their territories have been cleared up in the Eastern Ghouta. In total, 11 mines, 17 projectiles, and 56 improvised explosive devices have been defused.

Measures are being taken to improve humanitarian situation in other regions of Syria as well.

Utility services have cleared and recovered more than 1.5 kilometers of al-Rastan – Tell Bisa road of the Homs-Hama highway.  

The Russian MP units have deployed observation posts in al-Rastan, Tell Bisa, and Kharbat Jebbet in order to prevent provocations.

Representatives of the Russian Reconciliation Centre took part in the working session with the deputy governor of Homs province. The parties made a list of settlements with the most disastrous humanitarian situation.

The Russian Centre for Reconciliation is above all focused on stabilizing the humanitarian situation, providing medical assistance to the people in need and meeting the priority needs of citizens.

Over the last 24 hours the Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides has held humanitarian action in the city of Marrat, Deir ez-Zor province, and Qarm al-Qatariji, Aleppo province. People received 450 food sets with a total weight of three tons.

Russian military medics provided medical assistance to 17 Syrians, including six children.

The reconstruction of the destroyed social infrastructure and the establishment of peaceful life in the Syrian provinces enable people to return back to their former homes.

Over the past day, 198 people have returned to Homs province, 45 people – to Deir ez-Zor province (the eastern shore of the Euphrates) and 122 – to the Eastern Ghouta.

The Russian Centre is registering the number of citizens leaving Tell Rifaat de-escalation zone for Membij, Aleppo province. Over the last 24 hours, 335 people with personal properties have left the area.

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