Tagged: Eastern ghouta

Russia has evidence Syria chemical attack fabricated – Russian FM 0

Russia has evidence Syria chemical attack fabricated – Russian FM

Russia’s foreign minister says Moscow has “undeniable evidence” that the attack in Douma was staged by a “certain nation” in the front row of what he called a Russphobic campaign. Rough cut (no reporter...

Syria claims U.S. launched missile strike on air base; Pentagon denies it 0

Syria claims U.S. launched missile strike on air base; Pentagon denies it

Syrian state TV said there were casualties in what it said was a suspected U.S. missile strike on a major Syrian air base, but the Pentagon said it was not conducting air strikes in...

Dozens killed in alleged Syrian chemical attack 0

Dozens killed in alleged Syrian chemical attack

At least 49 people are reported to have been killed in an alleged chemical weapons attack on the rebel-held Syrian city of Douma. David Doyle reports Dozens killed in alleged Syrian chemical attack

Syrian army moves on last rebel enclave 0

Syrian army moves on last rebel enclave

Syrian government and allied forces have launched an assault on Douma, the last rebel enclave in eastern Ghouta. Jaish al-Islam is holding out there after all other rebel groups left. Lucy Fielder reports Syrian...

Syrian government launches assault on last rebel enclave in Syria 0

Syrian government launches assault on last rebel enclave in Syria

The Syrian government has launched a fierce air and ground assault on the last rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta, killing at least 32 people in a bid to seal President Bashar al-Assad’s biggest victory...

Syrian military video shows soldiers in eastern Ghouta after rebels leave 0

Syrian military video shows soldiers in eastern Ghouta after rebels leave

Syrian military video appears to show soldiers walking through the town of Ain Tarma in eastern Ghouta after rebels purportedly retreated. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Syrian military video shows soldiers in eastern Ghouta...

In the front seat with Assad as he tours territory retaken from rebels 0

In the front seat with Assad as he tours territory retaken from rebels

Video released by the Syrian president’s office shows Assad driving to eastern Ghouta as his soldiers appear close to defeating the last opposition foothold. Rough cut (no reporter narration). In the front seat with...

Thousands flee as foreign-backed forces advance in Syria 0

Thousands flee as foreign-backed forces advance in Syria

Turkish forces and their rebel allies seize control of Afrin in northern Turkey, and in Eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus thousands flee Syrian regime advances. David Doyle reports. Thousands flee as foreign-backed forces...

Sick and injured start leaving Syria’s Ghouta 0

Sick and injured start leaving Syria’s Ghouta

Some sick and injured civilians are being evacuated from Syria’s rebel-held enclave of eastern Ghouta. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Sick and injured start leaving Syria’s Ghouta

Syrian army splinters rebel enclave in Ghouta onslaught 0

Syrian army splinters rebel enclave in Ghouta onslaught

The Syrian army broke apart the rebel enclave in eastern Ghouta on Sunday, cutting off two major towns from the rest of the area, state media said, after a fierce battle waged under cover...