Chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the Russian General Staff Colonel General Sergei Rudskoy called on the international community to get involved in the rebuilding of Syrian territories brought back under government control, speaking in Moscow on Wednesday. «We call upon the United Nations and other international organisations to get involved in this process,» Rudskoy said during a... Еще Russian Ministry of Defence briefing. Rudskoy confirmed that Syrian government forces had completely cleared Damascus from militants. Rudskoy went on to say that observation points along the Idlib de-escalation zone were established, adding that military servicemen from the guarantor countries of the Astana agreements — Russia, Iran and Turkey — have been deployed there. Speaking via a video link, head of the Russian Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in the Syrian Arab Republic Yuri Yevtushenko said Syrian engineer groups have so far cleared up to 453 buildings and 32km of roads in the recently liberated Eastern Ghouta.