A spokesman for the Russian Defense Ministry, General Igor Konashenkov, confirmed to the Russian agency "Sputnik", that after nearly 18 months of the agreement, the terrorist groups officially recognized by the United Nations were withdrawn to the north on the Turkish border.
The spokesman said that the terrorist-fortified areas were merged with the Turkish observation posts that were deployed within the agreement.
Igor added, "The attacks and the indiscriminate shelling of the neighboring civilian areas and the Russian Hmeimim air base have become daily." Stressing that throughout this time, no one in Europe and the United States of America had any interest in the real humanitarian situation in and around Idlib, and the reasons for the Turkish side's failure to fulfill its obligations
The spokesman pointed out that the actions of the Turkish side, which transferred an offensive force to Idlib, Syria, is a violation of international law, with a number of mechanical teams in order to "achieve the implementation of the Sochi agreements at any cost", no one noticed in the West.
The spokesman criticized Ankara's actions in Idlib, Syria, and the West's support in this regard is called "public threats to destroy all units of the Syrian government forces and the return of the M-5 highway to terrorist control."
The spokesman asks about the recent statements of al-Golani about the joint struggle against the Syrian forces? confirming that the terrorists of the Headquarters of Heyat Tharir al-Sham HTS, the Islamic Party in Turkestan, and Haras al-Din were pushed alongside heavy weapons deep into the De-escalation zone in Idlib.
At the same time, the spokesman pointed out, photographs of a camp near the Turkish border, which had been established several years ago, were being published as evidence.
And General Igor Konashenkov stated that all the supposed Idlib terrorists are now "representatives of the moderate opposition", and among the supposed "moderate" people, the leader of ISIS mercenary Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was recently discovered and eliminated according to the United States.
The spokesman confirmed that the leader of the terrorist group officially recognized by the United Nations, al-Golani, and twenty thousand thugs are still present in the area which is controlled by Turkey....