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    Nine violations of the cessation of hostilities in Syria have been recorded, including six in the province of Aleppo and one each in Latakia and Daraa, according to the Russian Defense Ministry.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The Hmeymim-based Russian center for Syrian reconciliation registered nine ceasefire violations over the past 24 hours, the center stated in a daily newsletter published on the Defense Ministry's website on Saturday.

    "Over the past 24 hours nine violations of the cessation of hostilities have been recorded, including six in the province of Aleppo and one each in Latakia and Daraa," the newsletter said.

    It added that the most violations occurred on the outskirts of Aleppo, and accused Jabhat Ansar al-Din jihadist alliance of bombardments across four settlements in Aleppo.

    In Daraa, al-Tawhid Brigade shelled pro-government forces from multiple rocket launcher systems, according to the newsletter.

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