03:46 GMT09 August 2020
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    Over 5,500 terrorists as well as 20 tanks and infantry fighting vehicles are concentrated in four regions of Syria's Hama province, a senior Syrian Army official said Saturday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — On September 9, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry announced a new plan on Syria, which stipulates a ceasefire that came into force on Monday.

    "According to the intelligence data, in the areas of Khan Shaykhun, Akerbat, Zarah and Narbe-Nafs terrorists concentrated over 5,500 fighters, 20 tanks and infantry fighting vehicles, more than 30 mortars and multiple rocket launcher systems," the official said at a videoconference with Russia's National Defense Management Center.

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