The House of the Chechen government in Chechnya's capital Grozny hosts a session of the republic's leaders. Viktor Kazantsev, the Russian presidential plenipotentiary to the Southern Federal District, heads of district administrations and top law enforcers are attending. According to the press service of Chechen Premier Stanislav Ilyasov, the discussion focuses on the republic's social and economic situation and urgent measures that have to be taken to improve it. The top-brass of United Federal Forces are expected to report the current situation in Chechnya.
The Turkish army has completed preparations for operations in northern Syria and is awaiting orders to launch an invasion of four Syrian cities: Manbij, Tel Tamir, Ain Isa and Tel Rifat