Residents stand upon the rubble of collapsed buildings after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad at Ain Tarma in eastern Ghouta, a suburb of Damascus, Syria April 26, 2015. REUTERS/Amer Almohibany
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Syria's army cut the last main supply route for a rebel bastion east of Damascus Sunday, further tightening a crippling siege on the area, a monitor and state media said.Eastern Ghouta has been under a devastating government siege for nearly two years in an attempt to break the rebel hold over the area.The rebel bastion of Eastern Ghouta has been subjected to massive regime bombardments for months.Syria's four-year conflict began with anti-regime protests in mid-March 2011 and spiralled into a bloody war after a harsh government crackdown on demonstrators.
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