Cleanup operations could permanently change the character of east Damascus

Recent cleanup efforts by the Syrian government in the recently-captured eastern Damascus area threaten to forever change the character of the neighborhoods.

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Middle-East Map of Control by Province

This is a map of territorial control by faction in the Middle East. Please note that resolution (and thus accuracy) is limited by the program used, and as such this map is not intended to give a completely precise view of the frontlines but rather a province-by-province breakdown of control. Countries and factions are mapped according to the exact color of their flags (with the exception of Turkey).

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