Bogdanov: Russia and the United States closely monitor the truce in Syria

The defense Ministry and the Pentagon closely monitor the implementation of the ceasefire in Syria, Bogdanov.

Russia is ready to continue contacts on Syria with all stakeholders – Bogdanov.

No plan B on Syria Russia is still unknown Bogdanov.

The Kurds have the right to participate in the forthcoming inter-Syrian negotiations in Geneva, Bogdanov.


Joint statement of the Russian Federation and the USA

The presidents of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama on 22 February adopted a statement on the ceasefire in Syria on February 27. The parties undertook to influence him close to the political forces in the country to achieve a truce. The truce does not apply to groups deemed terrorist by the UN, such as the “Islamic state” and “dzhebhat EN-Nusra” (both organizations are banned in Russia).
In the development of the joint statement of the presidents of the Russian Federation and the USA on the Russian airbase in Hamim Syrian Latakia has created a special Center to reconcile the warring parties. In it is currently running 61 Russian officer. The main objectives of the centre – promotion of the conclusion of armed formations of agreements on cease-fire, maintaining that regime, monitoring compliance, and the organization of delivery of humanitarian supplies to the civilian population.