The Syrian army has established control over the village of Ayn al-Fija and its surroundings, where the main sources of fresh water, supplying Damascus and nearby areas. This will allow you to resume water supply to five million people.
In accordance with the terms of the agreement with the opponents of the regime, the fighters are given the opportunity to go with a weapon in Northern Syria. The evacuation had to be postponed for a day due to stormy cold weather, established in the Eastern Mediterranean.
More than a month, the capital and its environs have been deprived of a stable supply. The area of Wadi Barada, where the springs are located, was the scene of fierce fighting. In clashes killed civilians.
The head of the NGO The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights Rami Abdul Rahman said that the Syrian army units entered the village together with the ambulances, and medics immediately began to assist the wounded fighters and civilians.