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Syrian regime flag raised in Douma: Russian military

AFP  |  Moscow 

The Russian defence ministry today said that the Syrian regime flag is flying in the town of Douma, which it said signified government forces have taken full control over Eastern

"Today a significant event in the history of took place. The raising of a regime flag over a building in the town of signified control over this town and consequently over Eastern as a whole," Yury Yevtushenko, of the Russian military's centre for reconciliation in Syria, was quoted as saying by the agency.

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First Published: Thu, April 12 2018. 12:40 IST