The Russian General staff has reported the cessation of attacks on the green zone in Syria


In accordance with agreements reached by Russia and the United States as co-chairs of the International support group Syria, aviation aerospace defence forces of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation has completely stopped the attacks in the green zone. This was stated by the head of the main operational Directorate of the General staff of the Russian Federation Sergey rudskoy.

“In those areas and armed groups that have sent us requests ceasefire”, — said the General.

According to Rudskoy, 17 armed groups, who applied to the command of the air base Hamim and signatory of the bidding sheets shall comply with the ceasefire. “First of all, the units of the Syrian democratic army under the command of al-Ganim, the units “Iskenderun”, “Suram” and “Halobia” armed formation “desert Falcons” and several others, who continue to perform tasks in the fight against ISIL. Some of them operate in conjunction with the regular Syrian army and other independent directions,” added rudskoy.

The defense Ministry also gave US a list of groups that joined the ceasefire in Syria, the areas where the beats should be excluded.