The extreme bombardment killed some 1,700 civilians in line with the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitor, and pulverised the realm, decreasing many neighbourhoods to rubble.
It also said eastern Ghouta had been completely stabilized and that units of Russian military police would be deployed across Douma on Thursday.
If confirmed, it would be a significant victory for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime, which has made sweeping territorial gains in the past two years from rebel groups, with Russian military power helping him turn the tide of the conflict in his favor.
Capturing Eastern Ghouta largely contributes to the security of the capital, as the rebels in that sprawling countryside used to fire daily mortar shells on the capital and attempted to infiltrate the capital many times, the latest of which was last April when the army foiled the attack.
Bashar al-Jaafari, the permanent representative of Syria in the United Nations, said Saturday that the fact-finding mission arrived in the capital on Saturday afternoon as the Syrian government stressed its determination to cooperate with the team.
The attack came against the backdrop of an allegation of a chemical weapon attack by the Syrian forces in Douma on April 7 prior to the rebels' evacuation. It doesn't make sense for President Assad to use weapons of desperation that his forces don't even possess when he's winning, but cynically speaking, there's a certain "logic" behind why his enemies would have an interest in pretending that he did in order to set into motion the present scenario.
Talks with Jaish al-Islam were more complicated, notably because the group has had strained relations with rival, Turkish-backed factions.
Zidane, Real Madrid and anti-Madrid sentiment Isco will be monitored after taking a kick to the shin in training, while Nacho will miss out with a muscle problem. After 31 rounds of La Liga, Real Madrid are not in the top three in the table for the first season this century.
"Punishing the instrument of the crime whereas maintaining the legal - a farce", wrote Mohammad Alloush, a key member of Jaish al-Islam.
Assad's government, which has denied using chemical weapons, claims the US-led strikes violate worldwide law.
The two-month assault on Eastern Ghouta sparked an worldwide outcry, with the head of the United Nations describing the conditions endured by civilians there as "hell on Earth".
"Engineering models are beginning to clear the mines and explosives sewn by the terrorists within the city to permit the remainder of the models to safe the liberated areas and put together them for the return of civilians to their houses", the military spokesman stated.
The capture of Douma comes as the rebels of the Islam Army have fully evacuated to the rebel-held city of Jarablus in northern Syria in batches.
Thousands of civilians who fled the offensive have already returned to areas previously retaken by the army and allied forces.
Numerous Jap Ghouta residents had been bussed to the northern province of Idlib, which is basically exterior authorities management and hosts a number of jihadist and different insurgent teams.
Rain will arrive today and continue tonight, with up to two inches, or more, expected by Monday morning. Flooding: A flood watch is issued when there is a potential for localized flooding in your area.
Finally, Mizuho set a $128.00 target price on Celgene and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, January 5th. This repurchase authorization permits the biopharmaceutical company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases.
I hardly even knew this guy. "I don't think we are surprised by the fact that James Comey continues to spread false information". According to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll , Comey is seen as more believable than Trump , by a margin of 48%-32%.
PTI chief Imran Khan also "strongly condemned" the incidents, claiming that they were "tactics to pressurise senior judiciary". Elements involved in firing on residence of Justice Ijazul Ahsan should be exposed and brought to book, he demanded.
Kim Kardashian bailed on Coachella with sisters Kourtney and Kylie this weekend to instead attend her 20th high school reunion. However, Kim and Kourtney played the good-manners game to prevent Khloe from feeling stressed, according to the sources.
The woman was taken to an area hospital, where she died early Sunday, a separate release from the fire department states. Officials said the victim was a smoker, but would not confirm that as the cause of the fire.
Finally, Mosaic Family Wealth LLC increased its stake in shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation by 4.3% in the third quarter. Tpg Group Holdings Sbs Advisors Inc sold 1.35 million shares as the company's stock rose 9.83% while stock markets declined.
But the latter order batsmen failed to sustain the tempo and the total fell well below what the openers had promised. With 11 needed to win off the final over , Roy smashed Mustafizur for 10 runs of the first two deliveries.
Djukanovic, the country's dominant politician, and his Democratic Party of Socialists have ruled Montenegro for almost 30 years. Surveys indicate Djukanovic can win more than half of those votes and avoid a runoff.
The Knicks are wasting no time as they search to replace Jeff Hornacek , who was sacked from his coaching duties Thursday. In 680 careers games as a head coach over nine seasons with the Hawks and Knicks, Woodson has a 315-365 (.483) mark.
PCB announce Test squad for Ireland and England tours
The younger ul-Haq is a left-handed batsman, unlike his uncle, and he announced his arrival with a match-winning ton on ODI debut. They will start their campaign with a one-off Test against Ireland after which they will play a couple of Tests against England .
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle pick wedding photographer
Meghan may want to avoid beauty mistakes made by Kate, who has been criticised in the past for wearing heavy eyeliner and mascara. Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge famously insisted on doing own makeup, shunning the expertise of professionals.
Donald Glover to Headline SNL in May
Inevitably, people online began making jokes about how Donald Glover will doing both host and musical guest roles. Some hope he might bring in Deadpool 2 star Ryan Reynolds for a choice cameo that might make light of the matter.
$-0.01 EPS Expected for Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU)
The broad-based S&P 500 rose 0.8 percent to 2,663.99, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index advanced 1.0 percent to 7,140.25. The company reported ($0.16) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.06) by ($0.10).