Syrian forces target Eastern Ghouta despite safe zone statement

Syrian government forces conducts air strikes less than 24 hours after announcement of safe zone near the capital Damascus.

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    Syrian government forces have conducted air strikes on Eastern Ghouta less than 24 hours after it was announced that a safe zone would be created in the Syrian region near the capital, Damascus.

    Now for residents and rebel fighters, the possibility of a ceasefire seems remote.

    Al Jazeera's Mohammed Jamjoom reports from Gaziantep on Turkey's border with Syria.


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