Militants shell 11 villages in 3 Syrian provinces over past day
Militants shelled 11 settlements in the Syrian provinces of Hama, Latakia and Idlib over the past 24 hours, head of the Russian Defense Ministry’s Center for Syrian Reconciliation Lt. Gen. Sergei Solomatin said, Trend reported citing Sputnik.
"Over the past day, terrorists attacked al-Shakfa, Skalbiya, Tall-Sahab and Maharda (two times) in Hama province, Nahshabba, Roiset-Roshu, Ruaset-Iskander (two times) and Kabuh in Latakia province, and Sukkari (two times), al-Wasita and Tall-Alush in Idlib province", Solomatin told a briefing.
The head of the reconciliation center also stressed that as of 25 February, in total 55,364 Syrians who evaded military service were granted amnesty by Damascus.
Solomatin added that in total 224,506 Syrians returned home as of 25 February, and as many as ten checkpoints in the country were operating with support of the reconciliation center.