EGYPT WELCOMES SYRIAN CEASEFIRE DEAL

CAIRO, Egypt, Egypt has today welcomed the Syrian ceasefire, which was announced by Russia.

The Foreign Ministry urged all parties to the agreement, to abide by the deal, as a step to end the Syrian people’s ordeal, resulting from violence and fighting.

In a statement, the ministry described the deal as being consistent with Egypt’s firm approach, since the beginning of the Syrian crisis.

The statement reiterated the Egyptian stance, which calls for a just political solution, that achieves the people’s aspirations, puts an end to the bloodshed, and preserve Syria’s territorial integrity and sovereignty, and restores stability, while pursuing the combat, to root out the heinous scourge of terrorism.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK