Syria army enters and raises flag in Daraa, cradle of revolt
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DARAA: Syria’s army entered rebel-held parts of Daraa city on Thursday, state media said, raising the national flag in the cradle of the uprising that sparked the country’s seven-year war. After securing Damascus in May, President Bashar Al Assad is determined to oust rebels from a key southern region bordering Jordan and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. A ceasefire announced last week stemmed nearly three weeks of regime bomb

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