The cease-fires reached in Syria’s Idlib and Libya are holding up well, Turkey’s Defense Ministry said on Sunday. 

The cease-fires came into effect on Sunday following a meeting between President Recep Tayyip Erdogan last week.

“The cease-fire took effect in both Libya and Idlib on Jan. 12 at 00.01 a.m. local time [2200GMT]. The cease-fire implemented in both regions is an important step toward establishing stability and peace by stopping the attacks, preventing loss of life and migration outflows and contributing to the normalization of life,” it said.

The statement added that Turkey is closely monitoring the situation in

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