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The War in Syria: Humanitarian pause fails to end fighting

We begin in Syria, where the civilian death toll in eatern Ghouta has risen to 600. That's according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitors. Regime forces intensifed their attacks on the rebel-held enclave almost two weeks ago. A daily, five-hour, Russian-backed truce is supposed to allow the sick and injured to leave the Damascus suburb, but so far it's been ignored by both regime and rebel forces. Shamim Choudhury reports.

The War in Syria: Despite ceasefire plans, bombings continue

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The War in Syria: Regime has taken 80% of eastern Ghouta

The War in Syria: Regime has taken 80% of eastern Ghouta

The War in Syria: UNSC meeting on Ghouta 'truce' ends in deadlock

The War in Syria: UNSC meeting on Ghouta 'truce' ends in deadlock

The War in Syria: Regime says eastern Ghouta will be retaken soon

The War in Syria: Regime says eastern Ghouta will be retaken soon

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