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    The Russian center for Syrian reconciliation at the Hmeimim airbase registered a total of 43 violations of the ceasefire regime in Syria in the last 24 hours, the Russian Defense Ministry said Saturday.

    A general view taken with a drone shows Aleppo's historic citadel, controlled by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, as seen from a rebel-held area of Aleppo, Syria, October 12, 2016
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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The violations were registered Aleppo, Damascus, Latakia, Daraa, Hama and al-Quneitra provinces.

    "Within last 24 hours, 43 shellings performed by illegal armed formations have been registered in the provinces of Aleppo (20), Damascus (16), Latakia (3), Daraa (2), Hama (1), and al-Quneitra (1)," the ministry said in a daily bulletin posted on its website.

    The Jabhat Fatah Al-Sham, formerly known as Nusra Front, and the Islamic State terrorist groups, which have been outlawed in Russia, are not part of the ceasefire deal.


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