U.S., Russia prepared to announce ceasefire in southwest Syria: AP

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 07, 2017 12:16 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and Russia are prepared to announce a ceasefire in southwest Syria beginning on Sunday, the Associated Press reported on Friday, citing unidentified sources.

R.C. Hammond, a State Department spokesman attending the G20 summit in Germany, declined to comment on the report to Reuters.

(Reporting by David Alexander and Jeff Mason; Editing by Doina Chiacu)