Peaceful settlement of the conflict and rendering of comprehensive assistance are the main vectors of work in the Syrian Arab Republic.
Representatives of the Russian Centre for Reconciliation carried out two humanitarian actions in the settlement of Hatlah, Deir ez-Zor province, and the settlement of Jasim, Daraa province. People received 1,300 food sets with a total weight of 5.5 tons.
In total, since the Russian Centre for Reconciliation started settlement process, it carried out 1,898 humanitarian actions. The total weight of humanitarian cargo delivered amounts to 2,914.26 tons.
Representatives of the Russian Centre for Reconciliation checked the availability of medicines and the quality of medical care provided in the village of al-Salhiyah (the province of Deir ez-Zor). People received baby food, vitamins, antibiotics and dressing material.
Military medics have provided medical assistance to more than 14 people, including 8 children over the past day.
Former insurgents in southwest of the Syrian Arab Republic surrendered a self-propelled artillery mount, nine pickups (five of them with large-calibre machine guns), small arms, as well as a 800kg of ammunition of various types and calibers over the past day.
Despite the ceasefire regime being established throughout the country, there are still cases of ceasefire regime violation by illegal armed formations in the Idlib de-escalation zone. Over the past day there have been shelling attacks against Qara-Jages, Jubb-al0Zarur (2), Qastal-al-Borj, Bsharfa, Qellaz, Ikko (2), Ein-al-Qantara, Barisha, Jebb-al-Zarur, Muqattal, Latakia province, Maqanis-al-Duwayri (3), Hara (2) Tayl-al-Haleb, Haleb al-Jadid (2), al-Zahta (2) districts of Aleppo city, and positions of government troops in Zalaqiyat and Tall-al-Maqtaa, Hama province.
The Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides urges leaders of illegal armed formations operating in the Idlib de-escalation zone to cease hostilities and move towards peaceful settlement of the situation in areas they occupy.
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Briefing by Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria (August 17, 2018)