Syrian Front : 42 Peace Agreements Since the Beginning of Ceasefire

Syrian Front : 5 Peace Agreements, 7 Ceasefire Violations, Progress with Infrastructure and Aid
Syrian Front : New Ceasefire Agreements, 9 Violations, Infrastructure Restoration Underway
Syrian Front : Increasing Participation in Reconciliation Meetings and Peace Agreements Across Syria
Syrian Front : 6 Agreements, 15 Ceasefire Violations, Da’esh Targeting Leaders Who Signed Peace Agreements
Syrian Front : 8 New Agreements, 9 Ceasefire Violations, Free Flow of Humanitarian Aid to Liberated Areas
Syrian Front : 22 Agreements, 27 Ceasefire Violations, Turkish Attacks and Incitements Continue
Syrian Front : 44 Reconciliation Agreements, 4 Tons of Humanitarian Aid Delivered, 14 Ceasefire Violations
Syrian Front : 21 Ceasefire Violations in the Last 24 Hours
Syrian Front:Russia-15 Ceasefire Violations, 4 Reconciliation Agreements
Lavrov: Syria-bound Humanitarian Aid Convoys from Turkey Deliver Arms to Terrorists
Syrian Front : 7 Breaches of Ceasefire Observed in the Past 24 Hours

Syrian Front : Nine Ceasefire Violations in the past 24 Hours
Syrian Front : Terrorist Attacks in Damascus, Hama, Deir Ezzor, Aleppo
Syrian Front : The Ceasefire Begins
Syrian Front : Army Restores Security to More Areas Across the Country
Syrian Front : Coordination of Ceasefire Begins at the Hmeymim Airbase
Syrian Front : Counter-terror Ops to Continue During Ceasefire


Russian Defence Ministry Briefing on Ceasefire Process


Report of the Russian Centre for reconciliation of opposing sides in the Syrian Arab Republic (March 10, 2016)

General information on the application of measures for the reconciliation of opposing sides

In the course of last 24 hours, preliminary ceasefire agreements have been achieved with elders of two towns of the Hama province. In total, ceasefire application forms signed with leaders of armed groupings remained 42 ones.

Total number of towns, which had joined the ceasefire agreements, remained 42 ones.

In the course of last 24 hours, 8 negotiations have been held with administration leaders, public representatives and religious leaders of Damascus, Jurin, Kalyat al-Mudik (2), Hmeymim (2), Homs, and Quneitra.

In Quneitra, more than 250 delegates from 27 towns and villages discussed issues concerning ceasefire regime and humanitarian aid in the course of negotiations held under the supervision of the Russian Centre for reconciliation.

Results of ceasefire monitoring

In the course of last 24 hours, 8 ceasefire violations have been registered (Aleppo – 5, Idlib, Daraa, Damascus – by 1 in each).

Militants of Sultan Murad Brigade and Ahrar al-Sham carried out four mortar attacks against Kurdish militia detachments in Sheikh Maqsood (Aleppo).Non-selective attacks from self-made artillery systems were performed on Maraanaz and Ain Dakna.

Unidentified armed groups carried out mortar attacks al-Yas (Aleppo province).

Russian Aerospace Forces did not make strikes on armed formations, which follow ceasefire regime and informed the Russian or American Centres for reconciliation about their location.


1200 Food Packages Distributed among Displaced of Yarmouk Camp

TEHRAN (FNA)- 1200 food packages were distributed on Thursday to the locals of Yarmouk Camp neighborhood who were displaced by ISIL terrorists and moved to the nearby towns of Yalda, Babila and Beit Sahm.

Director General of the General Authority for Palestine Arab Refugees (GAPAR) Ali Mustafa told SANA that the distribution was carried out by the GAPAR and the United Nations Relief and Worker Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA) and under the auspices of the Syrian government, SANA reported.

Mustafa said that around 124982 food packages and 35380 health packages have been distributed among beneficiaries since January 2014.

Residents of the terrorist-besieged neighborhood were forced to flee their homes after terrorists of ISIL group entered the area with the help of al-Nusra terrorist organization in April 2015.


Humanitarian aid to the population of Syria

More than 3 tons of humanitarian cargos, most of which contained food products and bottled water have been delivered to citizens of Ruheiba (Damascus province).

Additional information

Fua (Idlib province) suffered intensive artillery attack. Catastrophic situation has been established in the town, which is besieged by Jabhat al-Nusra militants. There are no food products and medicaments. It is necessary to evacuate infants, children, women, elders and disabled people.

In the course of last 24 hours, the Russian Centre has received 25 appeals with requests for help and information about attacks.

Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation


The army establishes control over 8 villages in Aleppo, kills 70 Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Hama
10 March، 2016
Provinces, SANA

A military source announced establishing control over new areas in Aleppo countryside after eliminating the remaining gatherings of ISIS terrorists in eight villages to the east of Khanaser town.

A military source said in a statement to SANA that army units established control over Haiyat kabeera, Haiyat Sagheera, Zabad al-Taweeleh, al-Qleah, Heleh, Hakeel and Kherbet al-Mous villages, Dareehem field and al-Bohouth Hill after fierce clashes with ISIS terrorist organization during which scores of terrorists fell dead or wounded while others fled towards al-Raqqa.

Those villages and areas extend 12 kilometers deep and 9 kilometers wide to the east of Khanaser al-Sfeira road to the south east of Aleppo to Sabkhet al-Jaboul , thus expanding the safety zone around the road.

Engineering units dismantled the explosive devices and mines that the terrorists left behind before fleeing to hinder the army’s advance.

Hama

More than 70 Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists were killed and five vehicles equipped with machineguns were destroyed in military operations carried out in the central Hama province.

A military source told SANA that army units clashed at dawn with Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists who infiltrated to the villages of Maan, Tayyebet al-Esm, al-Shaata, Karah and in the surrounding of al-Rai mountain in Souran area to the north of Hama city.

The source clarified that more than 70 terrorists were killed and four vehicles equipped with machineguns were destroyed.


Authorities settle legal status of 97 people from Homs
10 March، 2016


Syrian Army Seizes Israeli-Made Arms Cargo in Sweida

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army made another arms cargo seizure in the Southern province of Sweida on Thursday, military sources said, adding that the cargo contained Israeli-made weapons destined for the terrorists.

Military sources said the seizure was made on a road in the Northern parts of Sweida province, adding that the vehicle was carrying the arms form the al-Lajat for the militants lurking in the Syrian desert.

The sources added that the seized shipment included some arms with Hebrew engravings which clearly show the origin of the arms was Israel.

Syrian army soldiers and National Defense Forces (NDF) on Wednesday, stopped a vehicle laden with a large amount of ammunition and almost half a ton of TNT explosives on a road between Sweida and Dara’a province.

Military sources said the seizure of the vehicle was done on a remote road between two towns of Beka and Smad in Southern Sweida province near the Syrian-Jordanian border, as it was carrying the ammunition from the Dara’a for the militants in the Syrian desert.


Kurdish Fighters Continue March on Al-Nusra Lines in Aleppo

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Kurdish fighters engaged in fierce clashes with al-Nusra terrorists in the city of Aleppo injuring at least 8 militants in fire exchange.

The clashes erupted on Thursday in al-Ashafiyeh neighborhood in key city of Aleppo, as the Kurdish fighters of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) continue their advances against al-Nusra defense lines in the city.

The Kurdish forces have made considerable military gains against the ISIL in the Northern and Northeastern parts of Syria in recent weeks.

The YPG Kurds have recently bonded with the Damascus government. The Syrian army sent several arms cargoes to the YPG troops in the Northeastern province of Hasaka and trained the first group of Kurdish volunteer forces in the provincial capital city of Hasaka last month.

The SDF that is comprised of mainly Kurdish fighters as well as a few hundred Syrian Arab dissident forces have received trainings from the US and have been provided with scanty US-coalition air support in their battles in Raqqa province in Northeastern Syria; but in Northern and Northwestern battlefronts, they have been operating alongside the YPG and received the Russian air backup in their Aleppo wars that started with the conquest of Tishrin Dam on the Euphrates early in February.

Assisted by the Syrian army – that has along with popular forces and Hezbollah conquered almost all militant-held regions in Eastern, Southern, Western and Northwestern Aleppo province – and Russian air support, the Kurdish forces fighting against the terrorists in North-Northeast Aleppo province have been making striking advances against the Al-Nusra, Ahrar al-Sham and ISIL terrorists in February.

In February, the YPG and SDF fighters prevailed over the terrorists in the highly strategic city of Tal Rifat in Northern Aleppo and captured the city.

The YPG, who enjoyed the Russian air backup, prevailed the terrorists’ positions from the Western direction and shook hand with the Kurdish units of the SDF who entered the town from the North.


Army Conquers ISIL’s Major Stronghold in Aleppo

TEHRAN (FNA)- One of the main headquarters of the ISIL terrorist group was captured by the Syrian army and popular forces in the Northern province of Aleppo.

Durahim hill was one of the biggest military bases of the ISIL in the Northeastern parts of Khanasser town whose full control was won back by the Syrian forces on Thursday.

Before the achievement, the Syrian army, volunteered troops and Hezbollah managed to retake full control of five villages near the town of Khanasser in Aleppo.

The Syrian army continued its advances in the Northern province by taking back the villages of Zabad, Touba, al-A’la, al-Hayat al-Saqira and al-Hayat al-Kabira in the Northeastern parts of the strategic town of Khanasser.

Tens of ISIL militants were killed and wounded during the operations and their vehicles and weapons were destroyed.

On Wednesday, the Syrian army forces, backed by popular forces, restored security to eight newly liberated villages in the Southern parts of Aleppo province.

Syrian army units who managed to push back militants from their positions in villages along the Khanasser-Aleppo road near the city of Khanasser, restored stability and security to the villages of al-Atshanah, Um-Mayal, Jeb Ali, al-Khariyatah, Sharimah, Rasm Askar, Sariah, and Seriatel in the Southern regions of the Northern Aleppo province.

After pushing back militants from their positions in vast swaths of the plain areas in South of Aleppo province, the pro-government forces are advancing further towards the regions still under the grip of the terrorists.

Syrian military forces also engaged in clashes with the remnants of militants in the areas just liberated, and managed to inflict heavy losses and damage on the militants.


5 Villages in Aleppo Freed

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army, volunteered troops and Hezbollah managed to retake full control of five villages near the town of Khanasser in the Northern province of Aleppo.

The Syrian army continued its advances in the Northern province by taking back the villages of Zabad, Touba, al-A’la, al-Hayat al-Saqira and al-Hayat al-Kabira in the Northeastern parts of the strategic town of Khanasser in Aleppo province.

Tens of ISIL militants were killed and wounded during the operations and their vehicles and weapons were destroyed.

On Wednesday, the Syrian army forces, backed by popular forces, restored security to eight newly liberated villages in the Southern parts of Aleppo province.

Syrian army units who managed to push back militants from their positions in villages along the Khanasser-Aleppo road near the city of Khanasser, restored stability and security to the villages of al-Atshanah, Um-Mayal, Jeb Ali, al-Khariyatah, Sharimah, Rasm Askar, Sariah, and Seriatel in the Southern regions of the Northern Aleppo province.

After pushing back militants from their positions in vast swaths of the plain areas in South of Aleppo province, the pro-government forces are advancing further towards the regions still under the grip of the terrorists.

Syrian military forces also engaged in clashes with the remnants of militants in the areas just liberated, and managed to inflict heavy losses and damage on the militants.

Earlier, on Wednesday, battlefield sources said the Syrian army discovered and destroyed a long tunnel used as an arms depot by the militants in the Northern city of Aleppo.


ISIL Sustains Heavy Death Toll in Homs

TEHRAN (FNA)- Dozens of ISIL members were killed and scores more were wounded in the Syrian army units’ operations in Homs province.

The Syrian army and popular forces’ attacks against the ISIL gathering centers near Shae’r mountain and al-Taloul al-Soud and Minter al-Kharouba regions killed and wounded tens of ISIL terrorists, field sources said.

Also in a region 10km away from the ancient city of Tadmur (Palmyra), the Syrian troops repulsed the ISIL attacks against a number of army bases near Jabal al-Hayal.

In another development, on Wednesday, more than 97 militants, formerly operating in Homs province, laid down their arms and turned themselves in to the Syrian officials as the pro-government forces keep on advancing across the province.

The militants formerly fighting in the Homs province’s ar-Rastan, Talbiseh, and in the city of Homs surrendered to the Syrian government as the forces loyal to the Syrian President Bashar Assad continue gaining ground across the country.

Reports said earlier that the Syrian Air Force dropped a series of leaflets over the militant-held part of Homs province and several other regions across Syria, giving the Takfiri terrorists another chance to lay down arms.

As the Syrian government forces are advancing against the militant groups in different parts of Homs province, the country’s air fleet began dropping the leaflets, the practice that the government follows in parallel with hitting the militants.


Al-Nusra Terrorists Come under Heavy Airstrikes after Offensives in Hama

TEHRAN (FNA)- Military sources in Syria said on Thursday that the country’s air force staged massive airstrikes in Hama province in a bid to deter an Al-Nusra attack on a number of villages near Maan.

“Soon after the al-Nusra terrorist carried out assaults on several villages near Maan in Hama province, the Syrian jets conducted sweeping airstrikes on the group’s positions in the region,” the sources said.

During the operation, the Syrian warplanes targeted militants’ positions and gatherings, Killing dozens of militants and destroying their military hardware including a number of vehicles equipped with heavy machineguns.

Prior to the aerial operation, the terrorists affiliated with the al-Nusra group attacked several civilian-populated villages near Maan including al-Shaseh, Tayebata Esm, Khefseen, and Karrah, Northeast of Hama province.

“The Syrian army jets’ incessant operations inflicted heavy loss and damage on the al-Nusra Takfiri terrorists in the targeted area,” added the sources.

Earlier this week in Hama, Syrian officials announced that the militants deployed in a number of villages across the West-Central province have agreed to join the truce with the Syrian government forces.

“Nearly 150 villages in the Hama province have agreed to reconcile with the government,” sources said. however the location and names of these villages were not announced by the officials.


Army Seizes Large Cache of Weapons, Munitions from Militants in Homs

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army units, accompanied by popular forces, seized a large cache of arms and ammunition by attacking the terrorists’ positions near strategic hilltops in the Central province of Homs.

During the operations, the army units also defused bombs and mine traps planted by the terrorist groups and killed the last group of militants stationed in al-Talal area to regain full control over the region.

According to sources, in the past few hours, the Syrian army units and popular forces also started operations against the ISIL headquarters around the hills near Thania al-Hit in the Northwestern parts of Mahasa town, 80km Southeast of Homs city.

Also on Wednesday, the Syrian army troops and their popular allies stormed the ISIL concentration centers in the Eastern territories of Homs province, while the county’s fighter jets bombed the terrorists’ defense lines heavily in the same region.

The Syrian government forces’ attacks on the ISIL strongholds in the Southeastern side of the oil-rich Jazal region ended in the killing or wounding of several militants and destroyed their military hardware in large scale too.

In the meantime, the Syrian Air Force carried out several combat flights over the ISIL positions near the ancient Assyrian town of Quaryatayn, which claimed the lives of several terrorists.


Kurdish Fighters Continue March on Al-Nusra Lines in Aleppo

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Kurdish fighters engaged in fierce clashes with al-Nusra terrorists in the city of Aleppo injuring at least 8 militants in fire exchange.

The clashes erupted on Thursday in al-Ashafiyeh neighborhood in key city of Aleppo, as the Kurdish fighters of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) continue their advances against al-Nusra defense lines in the city.

The Kurdish forces have made considerable military gains against the ISIL in the Northern and Northeastern parts of Syria in recent weeks.

The YPG Kurds have recently bonded with the Damascus government. The Syrian army sent several arms cargoes to the YPG troops in the Northeastern province of Hasaka and trained the first group of Kurdish volunteer forces in the provincial capital city of Hasaka last month.

The SDF that is comprised of mainly Kurdish fighters as well as a few hundred Syrian Arab dissident forces have received trainings from the US and have been provided with scanty US-coalition air support in their battles in Raqqa province in Northeastern Syria; but in Northern and Northwestern battlefronts, they have been operating alongside the YPG and received the Russian air backup in their Aleppo wars that started with the conquest of Tishrin Dam on the Euphrates early in February.

Assisted by the Syrian army – that has along with popular forces and Hezbollah conquered almost all militant-held regions in Eastern, Southern, Western and Northwestern Aleppo province – and Russian air support, the Kurdish forces fighting against the terrorists in North-Northeast Aleppo province have been making striking advances against the Al-Nusra, Ahrar al-Sham and ISIL terrorists in February.

In February, the YPG and SDF fighters prevailed over the terrorists in the highly strategic city of Tal Rifat in Northern Aleppo and captured the city.

The YPG, who enjoyed the Russian air backup, prevailed the terrorists’ positions from the Western direction and shook hand with the Kurdish units of the SDF who entered the town from the North.


Syrian Army in Control of Strategic Heights in Homs

TEHRAN (FNA)- The pro-government troops in Syria seized back a strategic hill in the Eastern countryside of Homs city after fierce battles with the ISIL terrorist group.

The army units regained full control over Tal al-Raqim key height in the Eastern countryside of the city of Homs.

Tens of ISIL terrorists were killed and wounded in the battlefield and their military equipment were destroyed.

Military sources also said on Wednesday that the Syrian army forces in a special operation destroyed two ISIL vehicles including a bombed car in strategic hilltops in Homs province.

“Syrian Army destroyed an ISIL’s pick up truck mounted with heavy guns and an armored BNB vehicle fully laden with explosives in a strategic hill known as Turks hill located within Tal Aswad hills West of Quaryatayn in Homs province,” the sources said.

Earlier, the Syrian and Russian strikers intensified their joint air raids on ISIL positions across the key city of Palmyra and its suburbs, and took a heavy toll from the terrorist group.

“The air raids destroyed the militant group’s positions in several districts in the city of Palmyra (Tadmur) in the Southeastern parts of Homs province, killing and wounding a number of militants,” informed military sources said.

According to one report by a source on the ground, the aerial operation then extended to as-Sawwanah and al-Bayarat areas near the city of Palmyra and Syrian jets and their allies bombarded the fortified positions of ISIL there.