Reconciliation Center Says Terrorists Shelled Syria's Idlib De-escalation Zone 44 Times

Reconciliation Center Says Terrorists Shelled Syria's Idlib De-escalation Zone 44 Times

MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 12th May, 2021) Rear Adm. Alexander Karpov, deputy head of the Russian Defense Ministry's Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria, said at a briefing that the Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group (banned in Russia) had shelled Syria's Idlib de-escalation zone 44 times over the past 24 hours.

"Forty-four shelling attacks from the positions of the Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group were registered in the Idlib de-escalation zone in the provinces of Idlib (19 attacks), Latakia (16), Aleppo (6) and Hama (3)," Rear Adm. Karpov said.

He said the number of attacks according to the Syrian side's data totaled 36.