Syrians take to streets to protest against De Mistura’s Idlib statements

Orient Net 2018-08-31 12:07:00

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Thousands of Syrian took to the streets on Friday (August 31) to show support and solidarity to Idlib, protesting against the UN Syria Envoy Staffan de Mistura’s statements in which he called for opening safe corridors to evacuate civilians, the statements which were understood by Syrians as a green light for Assad regime to launch a major offensive on the opposition-held stronghold.

Demonstrations took place in more than 20 towns and villages including: ( Idlib city, Khan Shaykhun, Maarrat al-Nu’man, Dana, Sarmada, Harem, Salqin, Darkoush, and Jisr al-Shughur) in Idlib governorate, and Atarib, Anadan, Azaz, Mare’, and Darat Izza in Aleppo governorate.