Bulletin of the Russian Centre for reconciliation of opposing sides in the Syrian Arab Republic (December 5, 2016)
Reconciliation of the opposing sides
Within last 24 hours, truce agreements have been signed with representatives of 4 inhabited areas of the Latakia (3) and Damascus provinces.
The total number of inhabited areas, the leaders of which had signed reconciliation agreements, has reached 1026.
Negotiations on joining ceasefire regime have been continued with field commanders of illegal armed groups in Muaddamiyet al-Shikh in the Damascus province, and detachments of armed opposition in the Homs, Hama, Aleppo, and al-Quneitra provinces.
The number of ceasefire application forms signed with leaders of armed groupings remained 88
Within last 24 hours, 41 shellings performed by illegal armed formations have been registered in the provinces of Aleppo (18), Damascus (18), Darra (3), Hama (1) and al-Quneitra (1).
In the Damascus province, armed formations of the Jaysh al-Islam grouping, which had claimed to be the opposition one, have fired mortars and small arms against Jaubar, Kabun, al-Qasa, Blelije, Harasta and area of the al-Abbasiin stadium.
Ahrar al-Sham armed formations have fired multiple launch rocket systems and mortars against Sheikh Hast and al-Sakhine in the Aleppo city.
In the Aleppo province, terrorist groupings of Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (Jabhat al-Nusra) and ISIS have fired MLRS, tube artillery, mortars, antitank grenade launchers and small arms against Ansari inhabited area, Karim Katariji (twice), Manyan, Dahiya al-Assad, Sheikh Said, Tarba Lul (twice), Aqyul, Binyamin, Ashrafiyah, and Leramon quarters, kastello trade center, al-Assad military academy, Higma school, and area of the paperboard plant in the Aleppo city.
In the Damascus province, terrorists have shelled Haush Nasri (twice), Arbil (three times), Qasmiya, Jaubar (twice), Haush Harabu, sports ground in Jaubar (twice), and al-Wafidin camp in Duma.
Terrorists have also shelled Suran in the Hama province, Hadar in the al-Quneitra province, Izraa and Daraa (twice) in the Daraa province.
Russian Aerospace Forces and Syrian Air Force did not make strikes on opposition armed formations, which follow ceasefire regime and informed the Russian or American Centres for reconciliation about their location.
Humanitarian aid to the population of Syria
Within last 24 hours, two humanitarian event have been held, in course of which civilians have received humanitarian aid:
in al-Mahalej temporary locations in the Aleppo province – about 1.5 tons;
in Ain Ettine Mahalej in the Damascus province – about 1 ton.
Posts with hot meal and items of first necessity continue their work for civilians who leave the districts of the Aleppo city, which are under control of terrorist armed groupings.
Within last 24 hours, 214 civilians including 104 children (8 infants) and 7 insurgents have left the blocked areas of the eastern part of Aleppo under the auspices of the Russian Centre for reconciliation.
Today, from 12:21 to 12:30 a.m., mobile hospital of the Russian Defence Ministry has suffered artillery shelling.
The direct hit of the shell against the admission department of the hospital caused death of the military female medics. Two physicians have been badly wounded.
Later, the Russian military female medic died of her wounds.
Civilians, who had arrived at hospital to receive medical assistance, have been injured as well.
Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation