Syria military says will honor holiday ceasefire, reserves right to retaliate
Ceasefire to go into effect Friday morning; rebels to observe ceasefire on condition of prisoner release.
Syria's military announce on Thursday that it would respect a holiday ceasefire promoted by the international envoy to the Syrian crisis, adding, however, that it retains the right to retaliate to any violation to the truce by opposition forces.
According to the Syrian military, the ceasefire will go into effect on Friday morning. Syrian rebel forces, however, reported that they would...