Regime reclaims more ground in south Syria: monitor
Regime reclaims more ground in south Syria: monitor
The UN has estimated that 50,000 people have fled the embattled areas in southern Syria in recent days
04 July, 2018, 01:51
With Russia's help, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's army has battered Daraa province for over a week with air strikes, rocket fire and crude barrel bombs.
The offensive combines Syrian ground troops with Russian air power to regain control of southwestern Syria along the Israeli and Jordanian borders - an area that recently had been part of a US-backed truce.
"There should be no military forces in the area of separation other than those of UNDOF", reads the resolution drafted by the United States and Russian Federation.
He said many risked being caught between pro-government forces on one side and armed opposition groups and the Islamic State jihadists on the other.
Israel has been sending aid into Syria for several years and has provided medical treatment to thousands of Syrians that reached the frontier with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
Israel and Jordan - which already hosts over 666,000 United Nations registered refugees - say they will not let refugees in. Israel seized much of the Golan from Syria in the 1967 war and annexed the strategic plateau, a move not recognised overseas. Despite Washington's threats that it would respond to breaches of that arrangement, it has shown no sign of doing so, and the opposition's top negotiator on Thursday accused it of having struck a "malicious deal" to stay silent.
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Israel has intermittently attacking Syrian government forces in southern Syria over "cross-border" fire, but generally Israeli strikes against Syria have just hit military targets around Damascus and Homs.
The Syrian government pressed ahead with its offensive to reclaim the strategic region that extends along the border with Jordan and the Golan Heights, and which was until recently part of a US -backed and negotiated truce.
Jordan's prime minister visited a key crossing with Syria on Sunday, inspecting aid deliveries by the Jordanian army to the tens of thousands of displaced Syrians gathering at the border Amman has kept sealed.
Peace talks in the town of Bosra al-Sham, home to a UNESCO world heritage site, failed on Saturday when insurgents rejected Russian terms for their surrender, but began again on Sunday under the auspices of Jordan, rebel spokesman Ibrahim al-Jabawi said.
Jordan, which borders Deraa province, has been facilitating talks between rebel factions and Moscow over a deal that would end the violence in exchange for the return of state rule there.
Zeid said his office had documented at least 46 civilian deaths in the region since the escalation began on June 19.
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