Russian FM: Terrorists continue to store toxic chemicals in Idlib

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharova said that the terrorists in Syrian Idlib continue to stockpile toxic chemicals and aim to control the de-escalation zone.

“It is clear that the ultimate goal of the terrorists is to control the de-escalation zone in Idlib. According to the information received, they plan to create a unified operations room with a central command.” Zakharova told reporters on Thursday.

Zakharova noted that the headquarters would include the leaders of all illegal formations operating in the area.

“Moreover, terrorists continue to store toxic chemicals along the front line with the Syrian armed forces,” Zakharova said.

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Zakharova said that Moscow is waiting for Ankara to activate its efforts to implement the Russian-Turkish agreements to rid Idlib province of terrorists.