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Regime reopens Babbila crossing in southern Damascus

Local | 2018-01-11 14:08:01
Regime reopens Babbila crossing in southern Damascus
 (Zaman Al Wasl)- Syrian regime has reopened the main gate to the town of Babbila in southern Damascus suburbs, allowing civilians and goods entry, local activists said on Thursday.

The closure of  Babbila-Sidi Meqdad checkpoint lasted for nine days after tension between rebels factions and opposition figures work to reach reconciliation deal with the regime.

Sources told Zaman al-Wasl the regime is press on rebels to accept Sheikh Anas al-Taweel as the town's representative in the reconciliation talks.

Residents voiced support for al-Taweel, urgening rebels to abide by the deal to evacuate Babila.

Zaman A Wasl
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