Russia confirms proposed Syria cooperation with United States

Russia confirms it had proposed cooperating with the United States on Syrian refugees and de-mining in a letter sent to the top US general in July.

In the letter, chief of the Russian military's General Staff, Valery Gerasimov, said Moscow was ready to discuss with Damascus safety guarantees for refugees stranded at Rukban and creating conditions for their return home.

It further stated a proposal was also made to coordinate humanitarian de-mining. (Reuters)

Source: Radio Pakistan