Last rebel fighters pushed out of Syria's Douma

Syrian government forces have pushed the last rebel fighters out of the town of Douma, according to the Reuters news agency quoting a Russian military official.

    A warning: viewers may find some of the images in her report distressing.

    Syrian government forces have pushed the last rebel fighters out of the town of Douma, according to the Reuters news agency quoting a Russian military official.

    It is the last rebel stronghold in the Eastern Ghouta enclave outside Damascus.

    Russian military police have also been deployed to take over security.

    Al Jazeera's Mereana Hond reports.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    The shocking story of Israel's disappeared babies

    The shocking story of Israel's disappeared babies

    New information has come to light about thousands of mostly Yemeni children believed to have been abducted in the 1950s.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    As the stigma associated with being childless persists, some elderly women in India risk it all to become mothers.