DAMASCUS – The Syrian army reported that all armed groups are left out of East Ghouta, the former rebellenenclave in the capital, Damascus. “All the terrorists have been removed from the city of Douma, their last stronghold in Eastern Ghouta”, message to the Syrian state news agency SANA, on the authority of the military command.
The post the city in the hands had, Jaish al-Islam (Army of Islam), agreed earlier this month with a retreat. Buses transported fighters, their families and citizens who wanted to leave to the north of Syria. SANA message that army units looking have gone to remaining mines and explosives.
Pro-government troops began in February, offensive to Eastern Ghouta back in and get your hands on. The fight was accompanied by heavy bombing and artilleriebeschietingen. In Douma took about a week ago the alleged chemical attack that the Americans and their allies was the impetus for air strikes on targets in Syria.