1.3 million Syrian refugees back home: Russian Cmdr
IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency
Moscow, March 9, IRNA -- Head of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the Warring Parties in Syria Major General Yuri Yevtushenko said over 1,300,000 Syrian refugees have returned home.
Thanks to efforts made by Iran, Russia and Turkey, the conditions in Idlib are supposed to become stable, Yevtushenko
He added that for the past three days, 1,055 people have passed through humanitarian corridors and the de-escalation zones and returned to Aleppo.
About 20,000 residents have come back home so far, he said adding that peace will also be established in Deir ez-Zor.
The daily truce in Eastern Ghouta de-escalation zones which was proposed in the resolution 2401 of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) have produced no results yet, he reiterated.
Based on the UNSC resolution 2401, it is for 10 days that the war operations stop every day from 9 to 14 in Eastern Ghouta for the residents to be transported to other areas and also for humanitarian aid to be delivered.
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