🇸🇾 Syria army 'splits rebel-held Eastern Ghouta in three' | Al Jazeera English

Syrian government forces have made significant gains in their battle to take the last remaining rebel stronghold near the capital, Damascus.

President Bashar al-Assad's troops have advanced into areas between the main towns of Douma and Harasta cutting off the main rebel supply line, as the death toll surpasses 1,000 in three weeks..

The government also says it has full control of Misraba, cutting off another key road to Douma - splitting the enclave into three.

Al Jazeera's Alan Fisher reports from the Turkey-Syria border.

- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe
- Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish
- Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera
- Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/

Source: Al Jazeera English, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=34s5xBQFFco
Recommended posts powered by Google