19 violations of the ceasefire in Idlib, Turkish drone and Russian fighters on the sky
DAMASCUS, (BM) – Militants in the Idlib de-escalation zone violated the ceasefire regime introduced on March 6 19 times a day, Rear Admiral Oleg Zhuravlev, head of the Russian Center for the Reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria, learned BulgarianMilitary.com accordign his statement.
“Over the past day, 19 violations of the cessation of hostilities by illegal armed groups have been recorded,” Zhuravlev said.
At the same time Russian military aircraft had urgently raise a military alert, which indicates, obviously, a very serious situation.
According to sources, Russian combat aircraft flew over the province of Idlib and headed to the western part of Aleppo province, which, according to a number of assumptions, may indicate that Turkish aircraft tried to cross the Syrian border – this could be about drones or about combat aircraft.
At the moment, the purpose of the departure of Russian fighters remains unknown, while, according to the Syrian Center for Monitoring Human Rights, the Russian air forces did not strike, but, obviously, they could monitor the positions of the militants, although the version with the interception of Turkish aircraft was also possible.
A few hours ago, Turkish unmanned aerial vehicles were spotted over Aleppo, and closer to night the next Turkish military convoy crossed the border with Syria, which obviously indicates the fact that Ankara does not intend to keep its promises, while continuing to prepare for the next attack on the Syrian the army.
In Syrian Idlib, a ceasefire began to operate from 00:01 on March 6, an agreement on which between Russia and Turkey was reached in Moscow by Presidents Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
According to the results of the talks, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, Russia and Turkey agreed to end all military operations on the existing contact line in the Idlib de-escalation zone and to create security corridors six kilometers wide north and six kilometers south of the M4 highway.
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