DAMASCUS, SYRIA (5:35 P.M.) – The Syrian flag was seen hoisted inside a major rebel-held city deep in the Eastern Ghouta region as the Syrian forces are increasingly expand it control in the sprawling insurgent bastion.
Video footage posted moments ago shows civilians in Hamouriyah city raising the Syrian flag in the city’s main square. The video clearly displays civilians passing by the square.
In compliance with the credibility of our journalism, AMN team in Syria was capable of pinpointing the exact location where the footage was filmed via Wikimapia.
Another footage filmed from the same city shows a group young men gathering in what appears to be a tunnel; calling on militants to get out of the city.
“We want those militants out. We want Assad,” one of them shouted.
According to reports, the Syrian government entered into negotiations with local leaders from Hamouriyah and Mesraba to neutralize the civilians and hand over the two cities to the Syrian Army.