MOSCOW, August 12. /TASS/. Groups constituting Jabhat al-Nusra and Islamic State terrorist organizations (both outlawed in Russia) continue attempts to break down regime of cessation of hostilities in the Syrian provinces of Aleppo and Damascus, the Russian center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria said in its regular daily news bulletin posted on the Russian defense ministry’s website on Friday.
Thus, according to the bulletin, Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists executed 40 gunmen and members of their families for an attempt to surrender arms.
"In Aleppo’s Qaryat al-Ansari neighborhood, Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists executed militants and members of their families who tried to lay down arms and leave the city via humanitarian corridors to areas controlled by government troops. In all, 40 people were killed," the center said.