Russia announces ceasefire deal with Turkey in Syria’s Idlib

Russia and Turkey have announced a ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib province, paving the way for a pause in continuing government-led bombardment in the country’s last rebel-held stronghold, while allowing the delivery of humanitarian aid.”According to the a…

Russia and Turkey have announced a ceasefire in Syria's Idlib province, paving the way for a pause in continuing government-led bombardment in the country's last rebel-held stronghold, while allowing the delivery of humanitarian aid.

"According to the agreements with the Turkish side, the ceasefire regime was introduced in the Idlib de-escalation zone starting from 14:00 Moscow time (11:00 GMT) on January 9, 2020," Russian Major-General Yury Borenkov was quoted as saying.

Source: Jordan News Agency