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    Russian Military Registers 40 Ceasefire Violations in Syria in Past 24 Hours

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    The Russian center for Syrian reconciliation at the Hmeimim airbase registered a total of 40 violations of the ceasefire regime in Syria in the last 24 hours, the Russian Defense Ministry said Friday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The violations were registered Damascus, Aleppo, Latakia, and Deraa provinces, the ministry said in a daily bulletin posted on its website.

    "A total of 40 ceasefire violations by illegal militant groups have been registered in Damascus (14), Aleppo (22), Latakia (3), and Deraa (1) provinces," the billetin reads.

    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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