Syrian Warplanes Strike Damascus Outskirts -- Al Jazeera
Suburbs bombarded and clashes reported as government troops try to push back rebels pressing in on the capital.
Syrian warplanes have launched air strikes on the outskirts of Damascus, as clashes erupted between government troops and rebels, activists say.
Air raids on Saturday hit the suburb of Zamalka to the east, Douma to the northeast, and there were multiple strikes on the Eastern Ghouta region that runs along the eastern edge of the capital, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
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