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Mekdad also stated that organic phosphorus containers were found in a warehouse in Muadhamiya, which lies 30 km from Damascus, and that additional “poisonous substances” were discovered in the vicinity of Suwayda in the suburbs of Hama. “But these data, as you know, has caused absolutely no ...

In a separate development on Wednesday, officials in the besieged Damascus suburb of Muadhamiya said hundreds of people, many of them fighters, were being evacuated to the northern province of Idlib as part of a deal struck with the government last month that would see it retaking control.
... is very expensive. They pay us $100 a month but it is not enough. "All this war is a lie. We had good lives before the revolution. Anyway this is not a revolution. They lied to us in the name of religion. "I don't want to go on fighting but I need to find a job, a house. Everything I have is here in Muadhamiya." ...
“France is asking the United Nations, and in particular the WFP, to begin humanitarian airdrops for all the areas in need, beginning with Daraya, Muadhamiya and Madaya, where the civilian population, including children, risks dying of hunger,” France's U.N. ambassador, Francois Delattre, said at a news ...
On Wednesday, aid trucks reached rebel-held Muadhamiya and Madaya, near Damascus, and pro-government northern villages of Foah and Kefraya. Another town, Zabadani, was reached later. The supplies, which included some medical supplies, are expected to last for about a month. The deliveries ...
One member of the High Negotiations Committee (HNC) Farah Atassi commented the opposition's top priority in talks was to stop the “unprecedented bombardment by the Syrian regime” in Muadhamiya. He called on the US and Russia, the principal nataions in the International Syria Support Group (ISSG), ...
"Qusai was born from a tragedy and deprivation, from a revolution, from death, from chemical weapons and siege," said Qusai Zakarya, an activist from the town of Muadhamiya, on the outskirts of Damascus. "So he has a strong presence inside me. It's not just a nickname." Zakarya, 28, whose real name is ...
In Muadhamiya, a town about 20km (12 miles) to the west of Zamalka, was struck by rockets at about 05:00 local time. One opposition activist said he counted seven projectiles falling in two areas - four next to the Rawda Mosque, and the other three about 500m (1,640ft) away in the area between Qahwa ...
UN inspectors spent nearly three hours in the western district of Muadhamiya on Monday where they visited two hospitals and interviewed survivors, eyewitnesses and doctors. A UN spokesman said they had collected some samples. Earlier in the day, the UN convoy came under fire from unidentified ...
Heavy gunfire has been heard in a western suburb of the Syrian capital, Damascus, after the army cordoned off the area, human rights activists say. Clouds of black smoke could also be seen over Muadhamiya. Three people were killed there, an activist told the BBC. Security forces are also continuing their ...


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