Defense Ministry: militants in Syria have kidnapped the head of one of the local conciliation committees

MOSCOW, March 9. Terrorists in Syria have kidnapped former Colonel of the government army, who headed the reconciliation Committee in one of settlements of the country. It is reported by the Russian center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria.

“Confirmed information about the kidnapping on February 29, members of gangs, headed by Hassan Machura Conakry and Ziad al Hariri, former Colonel of the Syrian army of Alnerta Zeidan, head of the reconciliation Committee in the village of Atba”, – stated in the message published on the website of the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation.

According to the center, a former officer till March 7 was in prison locality of Busra Al-sham (the province of es-Suwayda).