04 Jul '18, 1pm

Syria rebels mull tough Russian terms for southern handover

Syria rebels mull tough Russian terms for southern handover

Rebels in Syria's south on Wednesday discussed a Russian proposal to hand over their remaining territory in exchange for a halt to the regime's blistering offensive, rebel sources said. It was their last day to consider the terms, the spokesman for the rebels' southern operations said, before meeting the Russian delegation on Wednesday afternoon. Ibrahim Jabbawi told AFP that rebels were "now discussing its content with key figures and fighters in the south on whether to return to the negotiating table." "We hope to reach an agreement so that the displaced can return home and the fighting can stop," Jabbawi said. Moscow, a close ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has been backing his army's two-week onslaught of rebels in the south. But it is simultaneously brokering talks with opposition fighters that have seen more than 30 towns agree to fall back under regime con...

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