a Military patrol of Turkey was blown up in Idlib, an improvised explosive device installed by insurgents of grouping “al-Islamad-Turkestani” (banned in Russia), announced on may 27 at a press briefing the head of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria rear Admiral Oleg Zhuravlev.

According to him, the terrorists brought a bomb into the action when the Turkish military had moved close to the ammunition dump of the militants.

the attack killed one soldier of the Turkish armed forces. The incident occurred on the highway M-4 in Idlib.

on may 21, the Russian foreign Ministry said that the terrorists in Iglinsky area of de-escalation in Syria increasing military potential.

on April 27, the Russian Ambassador to the SAR, Alexander Efimov said that the situation in the Syrian Idlib remains tense. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, terrorists continue to organize provocations.

on March 5, the leaders of Turkey and Russia met in Moscow to discuss the settlement of the conflict in Syria. The negotiations lasted more than six hours. Following the talks, the parties managed to agree on measures to resolve the situation in Syria. In the result, the parties agreed to conduct joint patrols the Syrian-Turkish borders for the purpose of safety of movement of the civilian population. Patrolling has become a guarantee of non-escalation of the situation in the region.