'Provisional agreement' on terms of Syria ceasefire: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks to the media at the Department of State in Washington, DC. on February 18, 2016US Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday that a provisional agreement had been reached with Russia on the terms of a ceasefire in Syria. Kerry told reporters in the Jordanian capital Amman that he had spoken with Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov again on Sunday on the terms of a ceasefire agreed by world powers earlier this month. “We have reached a provisional agreement, in principle, on the terms of the cessation of hostilities that could begin in the coming days,” Kerry said.

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