Russia says started ceasefire talks with rebel groups in Syria: ministry


MOSCOW: Moscow said Wednesday it has started ceasefire negotiations with rebel groups in five Syrian provinces following a Moscow-Washington deal on a cessation of hostilities in the war-torn country.

The Russian defence ministry said in a statement that it has opened a coordination centre in Syria that is “already carrying out work with representatives of the groups in various settlements in the provinces of Hama, Homs, Latakia, Damascus and Deraa.”

AFP

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