Eastern Ghouta has been besieged for months by Syrian government forces limiting movement of food and supplies in and out of the area. In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, hundreds of Syrians were allowed to leave the area on Jan. 18, 2015. It was not immediately clear why Syrian authorities allowed the residents to flee.
Eastern Ghouta has been besieged for months by Syrian government forces limiting movement of food and supplies in and out of the area. In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, hundreds of Syrians were allowed to leave the area on Jan. 18, 2015. It was not immediately clear why Syrian authorities allowed the residents to flee. AP
Eastern Ghouta has been besieged for months by Syrian government forces limiting movement of food and supplies in and out of the area. In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, hundreds of Syrians were allowed to leave the area on Jan. 18, 2015. It was not immediately clear why Syrian authorities allowed the residents to flee. AP

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