UNITED STATES: DOS Spokesman Responds to Syrian Cease-Fire Termination

On 19 September, U.S. Department of State spokesman John Kirby responded to the Syrian military announcement of the end of the cease-fire. Kirby reiterated the arrangement was between the U.S. and Russia, and- as per the arrangement- Russia was also responsible for compliance from the Syrian regime. Kirby further recommended Russia clarify their position to the Syrian Regime, and announced the U.S.'s willingness to extend the cease-fire.

[Madison Landry, madison.landry.ee@gmail.com]