Sochi agreement over the demilitarization zone in Idlib province will be soon replaced by a new international deal, according to a former Free Syrian Army commander Fares Bayoush.
It appears that Turkish President Recep Erdogan has achieved his goal. The negotiations between the Turkish leader in his Russian counterpart in Sochi resulted in the decision to create a demilitarized zone along the front lines in the Syrian Idlib province.
The 10th round of Astana negotiations which held in Sochi on Monday was marked by good intentions of the Russian side, the head of the delegation of the Syrian opposition Ahmad Taama announced.
Head of the Syrian opposition delegation Ahmad Taama confirmed that the opposition will attend the 10th round of Astana talks that is beginning today in Sochi.
Leaders of the Syrian opposition held a press conference during the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in the Russian city of Sochi.
According to the Syrian High Negotiations Committee (HNC) statement, the Syrian opposition will not participate in Russia-brokered Syrian People’s Congress in the city of Sochi.
The Free Syrian Army issued a statement on Monday officially rejecting the peace conference held in the Russian resort city of Sochi.
According to a Russian diplomatic source, the Syrian National Dialogue Congress was postponed to February.
The High Negotiations Committee (HNC), which represents the Syrian oppositions in Geneva, refused to participated in the upcoming Syrian Peoples Congress in the Russian city of Sochi this November.