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Syrian regime hoists flag over Daraa, cradle of 2011 revolt, amid accusations of demographic enginee
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Thursday, 12 July 2018
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BEIRUT – For the first time in more than seven years, the Syrian government raised its flag Thursday over Daraa, the first city to revolt against President Bashar Assad in 2011 and plunge the country into its calamitous civil war. The display is laden with symbolism as the government moves to stamp....


Posted originally: 2018-07-13 00:03:00

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