The Lebanese Hezbollah and Nusra-affiliated group made a deal on ceasefire in the borderline area of Arsal.

Reports say the ceasefire that began at 6:00 am and is in effect on all the front in Arsal area. Under the deal, all the remaining Nusra fighters will withdraw from the region and move to Syria’s Idlib province, held by antigovernment groups.

Tens of thousands of Syrian refugees live in the town of Arsal, adjacent to the border region, while an unknown number are also thought to have been sheltering in the surrounding mountains.

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