In Aleppo arrived battalion of the military police of the Russian Federation

В Алеппо прибыл батальон военной полиции РФ

The battalion of the military police of Russia, who will carry out the tasks in Syria, arrived in Aleppo. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the defense Ministry of the Russian Federation.

“Currently, the division marched from the base of Hamim in the city of Aleppo to perform tasks in the Russian Centre of reconciliation of the warring parties in the Syrian Arab Republic”, – stated in the message Department.

It is noted that the military police, composed of the territorial departments of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties to ensure the safety of the military personnel center, specialists of the Russian International mine action centre, as well as to staff mobile hospitals and humanitarian convoys arriving in the city of Aleppo.

“Soldiers of the battalion will assist the city authorities of Aleppo, in the rule of law”, – stated in the message.

It is also noted that “the military police unit is manned by contract servicemen”.

Yesterday, the government army Bashar al-Assad announced a complete control over Aleppo.

Recall, the battle for Aleppo continues between the Assad army and the rebels since 2012. Eastern Aleppo under rebel control for more than four years, the last two years under siege.

The last battles of the Eastern part of Aleppo accompanied by large casualties among the civilian population. The UN has said that Syrian government forces and Iraqi militants fighting on their side, killed 82 civilians in Aleppo. Soldiers broke into houses and killed people.

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