World

Russia, US Arrive At Settlement On Syria Deal

NEWS WORLD INDIA | 0
238
| September 28 , 2016 , 13:52 IST
[caption id="attachment_223778" align="aligncenter" width="700"]Russia has made public a package of agreements with the United States on the Syrian settlement, the country's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday. Russia has made public a package of agreements with the United States on the Syrian settlement, the country's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.[/caption] Russia has made public a package of agreements with the United States on the Syrian settlement, the country's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday. "We are publishing the text of all Russia-US deals on Syria and are calling on Washington to do the same, including making public the mandate of the Joint Implementation Centre on coordination of anti-terrorist air strikes in Syria," Xinhua news agency quoted the Ministry as saying in a statement. ALSO READ: 90 Killed In Syria After US-Russia Ceasefire Pact Moscow also urged Washington to fulfil its promise of separating the so-called moderate Syrian rebel forces from terrorist groups, saying that "flirting and conniving with terrorists would never lead to anything good". On September 10, Russia and the United States announced a landmark agreement on a nationwide cease-fire in Syria, which both sides hope would lead to their countries' military cooperation to end more than five years of bloodshed there. ALSO READ: Obama And Putin Meet In China; Fail To Reach Syria Deal However, crossfire resumed in the first hours after the week-long truce deal expired on September 19.