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Syrian rebels withdraw from Ghouta

Rebel fighters gesture as they stand next to a bus before their evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. Rebel fighters agreed to be transported to northern Syria after the government's month-long offensive to capture the last major rebel stronghold near the capital Damascus.
      
  
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Rebel fighters gesture as they stand next to a bus before their evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. Rebel fighters agreed to be transported to northern Syria after the government's month-long offensive to capture the last major...more

Rebel fighters gesture as they stand next to a bus before their evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. Rebel fighters agreed to be transported to northern Syria after the government's month-long offensive to capture the last major rebel stronghold near the capital Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Rebel fighters stand next to buses before evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebel fighters stand next to buses before evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebel fighters stand next to buses before evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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A rebel fighter gestures as he sits inside a bus during evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. 

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A rebel fighter gestures as he sits inside a bus during evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A rebel fighter gestures as he sits inside a bus during evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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A boy looks through a bus window before evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. 


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A boy looks through a bus window before evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A boy looks through a bus window before evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Rebel fighters are seen next to a bus before their evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. 


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Rebel fighters are seen next to a bus before their evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebel fighters are seen next to a bus before their evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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A boy looks through a bus window before evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. 


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A boy looks through a bus window before evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A boy looks through a bus window before evacuation, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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A convoy of buses that carry rebels and their families waits at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. 


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A convoy of buses that carry rebels and their families waits at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A convoy of buses that carry rebels and their families waits at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Rebels stand together as they wait to be evacuated, outisde Harasta in eastern Ghouta, in Damascus. 


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Rebels stand together as they wait to be evacuated, outisde Harasta in eastern Ghouta, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebels stand together as they wait to be evacuated, outisde Harasta in eastern Ghouta, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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A girl looks out of a bus carrying rebels and their families as they wait to be evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus.   


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A girl looks out of a bus carrying rebels and their families as they wait to be evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A girl looks out of a bus carrying rebels and their families as they wait to be evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian army soldiers fire tracer bullets into the air to celebrate their victory outside Harasta in eastern Ghouta, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Syrian army soldiers fire tracer bullets into the air to celebrate their victory outside Harasta in eastern Ghouta, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Syrian army soldiers fire tracer bullets into the air to celebrate their victory outside Harasta in eastern Ghouta, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Rebels are seen in a bus as they wait to be evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebels are seen in a bus as they wait to be evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebels are seen in a bus as they wait to be evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Rebels are seen in a bus as they wait to be evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebels are seen in a bus as they wait to be evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebels are seen in a bus as they wait to be evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Members of Syrian forces of President Bashar al Assad stand next to buses carrying rebels and their families before they are evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Members of Syrian forces of President Bashar al Assad stand next to buses carrying rebels and their families before they are evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Members of Syrian forces of President Bashar al Assad stand next to buses carrying rebels and their families before they are evacuated, at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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A boy holds a baby as they wait to be evacuated, outside Harasta in eastern Ghouta in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A boy holds a baby as they wait to be evacuated, outside Harasta in eastern Ghouta in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A boy holds a baby as they wait to be evacuated, outside Harasta in eastern Ghouta in Damascus. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian Army soldiers stand next to a military tank, at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Syrian Army soldiers stand next to a military tank, at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Syrian Army soldiers stand next to a military tank, at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Rebel fighters pray before they leave, at city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. 

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Rebel fighters pray before they leave, at city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Rebel fighters pray before they leave, at city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian rebels and civilians look through a bus window as they leave Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels and civilians look through a bus window as they leave Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels and civilians look through a bus window as they leave Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian rebels and civilians are seen in the bus leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels and civilians are seen in the bus leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels and civilians are seen in the bus leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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A boy looks through a bus window as rebels and civilians leave Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A boy looks through a bus window as rebels and civilians leave Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A boy looks through a bus window as rebels and civilians leave Harasta in eastern Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Buses are seen entering into rebels Harasta area in eastern Ghouta in Damascus. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Buses are seen entering into rebels Harasta area in eastern Ghouta in Damascus. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Buses are seen entering into rebels Harasta area in eastern Ghouta in Damascus. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian rebels are seen in the bus leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta in Damascus. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels are seen in the bus leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta in Damascus. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels are seen in the bus leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta in Damascus. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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Syrian rebels are seen in the bus leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta, in Damascus. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels are seen in the bus leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta, in Damascus. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki

Syrian rebels are seen in the bus leaving Harasta in eastern Ghouta, in Damascus. REUTERS/ Omar Sanadiki
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A bus convoy, carrying rebel fighters and their relatives is seen at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A bus convoy, carrying rebel fighters and their relatives is seen at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A bus convoy, carrying rebel fighters and their relatives is seen at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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