Hundreds Flee Fighting Near Syria’s Capital Despite Truce — TIME

(BEIRUT) — Hundreds of civilians fled a mountainous region outside the Syrian capital on Sunday, where government forces were battling several insurgent groups, including an al-Qaeda-linked outfit excluded from a recent nationwide cease-fire. The Syrian military said some 1,300 people fled the Barada Valley region since Saturday. The region has been the target of days…

via Hundreds Flee Fighting Near Syria’s Capital Despite Truce — TIME

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