The United States and Russia has agreed to a complicated agreement that will lead to cessation of hostilities in Syria. They have therefore called on all sides involved in the conflict to abide by the cessation. The agreement followed days of negotiation between the two countries and other parties involved in the conflict. The ceasefire is expected to come into effect from sunset on the 12th of September.
The United States and Russia have agreed to work together to defeat Islamic State fighters and the al – Nursa elements.