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Media: unidentified persons fired at a U.S. military base in Syria

The illegal American military base in the province of hasakah in North-Eastern Syria came under rocket attack, according to Syrian newspaper Al-Watan.

According to the newspaper, the illegal American base, located in the city of al-Shadadi, was attacked by gunmen.

Terrorists attacked the positions of Syrian army in Idlib

Terrorists of "Jabhat al-Nusra"* they tried to break the Syrian army position in the area of the settlement Hamrat, the head of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties, rear Admiral Alexander Shcherbitsky.

"All militants' attacks were repelled, while they suffered considerable losses in manpower and technology. There are losses among the Syrian soldiers," he said.

The media reported an air attack on Syria

Syrian air defense reflect enemy attacks in the South-West of Damascus, said state news Agency SANA.

Information on casualties there.

In the US, said in any case will not take sanctions against Russia

U.S. sanctions against Russia will be needed if Moscow "would refrain from aggression abroad and become a friendly partner of the United States and Europe," said the adviser of the President of the United States national security Robert O'brien.

In an article for the Washington Post O'brien recalled the many sanctions imposed against Russia by the administration of Donald trump.

The foreign Ministry assessed the situation around the report of the OPCW on gimatecan in Syria

No response to numerous calls for Russia to deal with the manipulations during the preparation of the report of the OPCW on gimatecan in Syria and not followed, it seems that the problem is simply trying to "hush up", reads the statement of the foreign Ministry.

The OPCW on April 8 published a report on the investigation of chemical attacks in Syria to 2017. According to the findings of the investigation team, air strikes in the province of Hama, using shells with chlorine, and sarin was made by the Syrian air force. The Syrian foreign Ministry said that the report of the OPCW contains fake and fabricated conclusions, which aim at distorting the facts and the prosecution of the Syrian authorities. In Damascus stressed that the SAR troops never used chemical weapons.

The Russian delegation discussed with Assad the provision of humanitarian aid to Syrians

The special representative of the President of Russia SAR, Alexander Lavrentiev and the Deputy head of the Russian foreign Ministry Sergey Vershinin and discussed with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad cooperation to provide humanitarian assistance to Syrians, and to restore infrastructure, according to the Russian foreign Ministry.

Earlier Wednesday, the press service of the presidential Palace of Syria reported that Assad took Lavrentiev and Vershinina, during the meeting they discussed the developments in Syria. Lavrentiev gave the President and people of Syria congratulations on the successful holding of parliamentary elections. The Syrian leader also discussed with the Russian delegation the process of preparing for a meeting of the constitutional Commission on Syria in Geneva next month and action the different parties to create a favorable atmosphere for the negotiations.

The war correspondents from Russia, Syria and India received the award named Khaled al-Khatib

The winners of the international prize RT the name of the deceased in Syria, the journalist Khaled al-Khatib journalists from Russia, Syria and India, reports the RT.

International award named after Khaled al-Khatib is awarded in three categories: "the Best work from the conflict zone: the Short video", "Best work from the conflict zone: Long video", "Best work from the conflict zone: Text". Victory claimed journalists from 16 countries.

Representative: freed Afghan Taliban prisoners before Eid

The representative of polytopes the Taliban in Qatar, Suhail Shaheen said the Taliban will release remaining Afghan prisoners before Eid al-Adha, thus completing the release of thousands of prisoners.

"The Islamic Emirate... release the remaining prisoners of the Kabul administration to Eid al-Adha (Eid - ed), thus completing the release of thousands of prisoners," wrote Shaheen on Twitter.

In Aleppo restore one of the destroyed during the war quarters

The recovery of the residential quarter of Macalania destroyed during the war, began in Syria's largest city Aleppo, all the work will be completed within six months.

The residential area where the works are situated close to the highway leading to the airport. The houses here have started to build before the war, they were intended for young families, but to complete the project did not, since the area was captured by militants. During the fighting at home has suffered greatly, and now the builders have to restore and re-erected about 30 apartment buildings.

The terrorists fired at settlements in the provinces of Idlib and Aleppo

Terrorist group "dzhebhat an-Nusra"* (banned in Russia) fired at settlements in the Syrian provinces of Idlib and Aleppo, said at the briefing Deputy head of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in the Syrian Arab Republic, guard Colonel Vladimir Marangozov.

"There were three of shelling settlements Malaga, Hussain in Idlib province, Bala in the province of Aleppo from the positions (banned in Russia - ed.) of the organization "dzhebhat an-Nusra"* he said.

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