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Rebels depart Ghouta in first surrender

Syrian rebel fighters pray before they leave, at city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. 


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Syrian rebel fighters pray before they leave, at city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebel fighters pray before they leave, at city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian rebels withdrew from a town in eastern Ghouta, the first such surrender since one of the fiercest campaigns of the war began more than a month ago.

REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels withdrew from a town in eastern Ghouta, the first such surrender since one of the fiercest campaigns of the war began more than a month ago. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels withdrew from a town in eastern Ghouta, the first such surrender since one of the fiercest campaigns of the war began more than a month ago. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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A bus convoy carrying rebel fighters and their relatives is seen at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. 


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A bus convoy carrying rebel fighters and their relatives is seen at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A bus convoy carrying rebel fighters and their relatives is seen at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Buses are seen entering into the rebel-held Harasta area in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Buses are seen entering into the rebel-held Harasta area in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Buses are seen entering into the rebel-held Harasta area in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian soldiers stand next to a tank at the city limits of Harasta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Syrian soldiers stand next to a tank at the city limits of Harasta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Syrian soldiers stand next to a tank at the city limits of Harasta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian rebels and civilians leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta. 


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Syrian rebels and civilians leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels and civilians leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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The bus convoy that will carry rebel fighters and their relatives waits at the city limits of Harasta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

The bus convoy that will carry rebel fighters and their relatives waits at the city limits of Harasta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

The bus convoy that will carry rebel fighters and their relatives waits at the city limits of Harasta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian rebels in the bus leaving Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels in the bus leaving Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels in the bus leaving Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian forces of President Bashar al Assad are seen around buses carrying civilian and rebels outside Harasta. 


REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian forces of President Bashar al Assad are seen around buses carrying civilian and rebels outside Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian forces of President Bashar al Assad are seen around buses carrying civilian and rebels outside Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian rebels and civilians are seen in the bus leaving Harasta. 


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Syrian rebels and civilians are seen in the bus leaving Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels and civilians are seen in the bus leaving Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian forces seen around buses carrying civilian and rebels outside Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian forces seen around buses carrying civilian and rebels outside Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian forces seen around buses carrying civilian and rebels outside Harasta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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Rebel fighters gather and pray before they leave, at the city limits of Harasta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebel fighters gather and pray before they leave, at the city limits of Harasta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebel fighters gather and pray before they leave, at the city limits of Harasta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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