President al-Assad receives Russian Defense Minister

DAMADCUS, (ST)_ President Bashar al-Assad received on Monday Russia's Minister of Defense Sergey Shoygu and the accompanying delegation.
The talks dealt with the Russian-Turkish agreement reached on March, 5, 2020 and the terrorist groups'incessant violations of the agreement.
The two sides focused on the mechanism of implementing the agreement that provides for keeping the terrorists 6km away from Aleppo-Lattakia road. 
President al-Assad and the Russian minister also discussed the current situation in the Syrian al-Jazeera region , the US's looting of Syrian oil and the measures adopted by the Syrian government to restore security and stability to all Syrian areas. 
The efforts being exerted by the Russian leadership at regional and international levels to break the seige and to lift sanctions imposed on the people of Syria were also on the table. 
There was an agreement between the two sides on the joint steps and policies to be adopted in the next stage.