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Damascus, rebels coordinate to let 1,800 civilians flee siege

Volunteers from the Syrian Arab Red Crescent carry a sick man as Syrian families leave the besieged town of al-Moadamiyeh, which is controlled by opposition fighters, in Damascus countryside October 29, 2013. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Volunteers from the Syrian Arab Red Crescent carry a sick man as Syrian families leave the besieged town of al-Moadamiyeh, which is controlled by opposition fighters, in Damascus countryside October 29, 2013. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Volunteers from the Syrian Arab Red Crescent carry a sick man as Syrian families leave the besieged town of al-Moadamiyeh, which is controlled by opposition fighters, in Damascus countryside October 29, 2013. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri
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A volunteer from the Syrian Arab Red Crescent helps a weeping man as Syrian families leave the besieged town of al-Moadamiyeh, which is controlled by opposition fighters, in Damascus countryside October 29, 2013. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

A volunteer from the Syrian Arab Red Crescent helps a weeping man as Syrian families leave the besieged town of al-Moadamiyeh, which is controlled by opposition fighters, in Damascus countryside October 29, 2013. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

A volunteer from the Syrian Arab Red Crescent helps a weeping man as Syrian families leave the besieged town of al-Moadamiyeh, which is controlled by opposition fighters, in Damascus countryside October 29, 2013. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri
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Volunteers from Syrian Arab Red Crescent carrying a sick man during families leave the besieged town of al-Moadamiyeh, which is controlled by opposition fighters, in Damascus countryside October 29, 2013. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Volunteers from Syrian Arab Red Crescent carrying a sick man during families leave the besieged town of al-Moadamiyeh, which is controlled by opposition fighters, in Damascus countryside October 29, 2013. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Volunteers from Syrian Arab Red Crescent carrying a sick man during families leave the besieged town of al-Moadamiyeh, which is controlled by opposition fighters, in Damascus countryside October 29, 2013. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri
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