Shoigu said that the civil war in Syria failed to stop

The civil war in Syria failed to complete. This was stated by Russian defense Minister Sergei Shoigu at the meeting with the defense Minister of Lebanon by Yacoub Al-Sarraf, said the Agency «Interfax».

According to him, Syria was able to separate the opposition from the terrorists, to create four zones of de-escalation and «actually stop civil war.»

The military conflict in Syria lasts since 2011. The fighting involved government forces, the opposition, radical Islamists, Kurds and other forces. A significant part of the state controlled by ISIS militants.

The guarantor countries Russia, Iran and Turkey agreed to establish a tripartite mechanism for monitoring observance of the cease-fire in Syria and to prevent provocations.

May 3-4 in Astana passed a new round of negotiations, which was signed a joint Memorandum between Russia, Iran and Turkey on the establishment of four security zones in Syria. Syrian armed opposition has rejected a plan to create safe zones, calling it a threat to the territorial integrity of the country, and refused to recognize Iran as a guarantor of the truce.

7 July 2017 at the meeting of the President of the United States Donald trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin approved a Memorandum on the establishment of a zone of de-escalation in the South-West of Syria, where it should act the cease-fire on July 9. According to the head of the Russian foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, at first safety around the area of de-escalation will be provided with the use of forces and means of the Russian military police, in coordination with Jordan and the United States.

Shoigu said that the civil war in Syria failed to stop 23.08.2017

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