The withdrawal of forces near the village of Zolotoy in Donbass was completed
Mikhail Filiponenko, the head of the LPR representative office in the Joint Center for the Control and Coordination of the Ceasefire reported that the withdrawal of the troops on the contact line near the village of Zolotoy was completed — «Lugansk-inform-center» reports. «We are waiting for the information from the OSCE mission regarding the withdrawal of forces on the Ukrainian side» — Filiponenko added.
The first joint Russian-Egyptian air defense military exercises «Friendship Arrow — 2019″ began in Egypt. The exercises will last until 7th of November. The troops from the Russian Southern Military District will participate in the exercises. The exercises involve the use of the Russian-made Buk-M2E, Tor-M2E, S-125 Pechora air defense missile systems on a wheelbase, »Kub» air defense missile systems on tracked chassis, self-propelled AA guns Shilka-M4, and special military SUVs for the mobile AA troops armed with MANPADs «Igla-S».
The Turkish Ministry of Defense reported that the Russian military police went on the first joint patrol with the Turkish military at the northern border of Syria, as part of the implementation of the agreements, reached in Sochi on 22nd of October. A convoy of Russian and Turkish troops left Derbesia at Friday noon. The patrol route is 110 km long. The speed of the column is 40-60 km\h. The convoy consists of 5 Russian and 4 Turkish military vehicles. The Turkish newspaper »Yeni Safak» reported on Friday that Turkey deployed heavy military equipment on the border with Syria. It will participate in the joint patrols.
The Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky has announced the start date for the withdrawal of the military forces near the village of Petrovskoye in Donbass, on a condition that there will be a ceasefire for a week. “If everything is safe in the village of Petrovskoye within a week, you know that there must be silence for 7 days, then on 4th of November we will begin the withdrawal of forces in Petrovskoye” — RIA NEWS quoted Zelensky. The statement was made during a joint briefing with the NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg, in Kiev.
The Kurdish forces left their military base with a training camp, and the Asaish checkpoint in north of Rakka, near the city of Ain Issa — RIA NEWS reports. The base is located near the M4 highway, west of the abandoned refugee camp in Ain Issa. The command of the Kurdish-Arab coalition «Syrian Democratic Forces» announced the achievement of an agreement with Russia on the withdrawal of their forces from the Syrian-Turkish border, in accordance with the Sochi memorandum. «The Syrian democratic forces are redeploying to the new positions in north-east of Syria, thus moving away from the Turkish-Syrian border, in accordance with the provisions of the memorandum, in order to stop the bloodshed and protect the inhabitants of the region from the Turkish attacks» — the report explained.
As a result of the vote on Tuesday evening, the House of Commons of the British Parliament adopted a bill proposed by the conservative government. 438 people voted “for” the holding of early elections, 20 voted “against”, 181 abstained from the voting. The early parliamentary elections will be held in the UK on 12th of December. Constantine Reztsov, specially for ANNA NEWS.