FORUM

Mar 6 2020

New ceasefire in Idlib; impossible?!

The ceasefire is enforced from 00:01 of 6 March in Idlib area and both sides are obliged to obey it. It includes three main parts:1. All fights to be ceased along current front lines from midnight 6 March 2. Russia and Turkey will make a six km wide security corridor north and south of M4 highway (Saraqib-Latakia).3. From 15 March there will be joint Turkish-Russian patrols along M4. This agreement is announced while Erdogan’s demands were totally different before the meeting, which clearly shows Erdogan’s retreat from his stances. In the following, we will discuss some important points about the …