Middle East

Syrian rebels withdraw from enclave northeast of Damascus

A Syrian rebel fighter helps carry belongings for a woman evacuated from the town of Dumayr, east of the capital Damascus, after arriving in the city of Azaz in the northern countryside of Aleppo on April 20, 2018. Dumayr, a town lying further from Eastern Ghouta where a reconciliation agreement had kept a security status quo since 2016, was retaken by government forces the day before. A convoy of 31 buses was carrying about 1600 of fighters and civilians arrived in Azaz, while most of the buses





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