Residents of Syria's Eastern Ghouta share footage of daily bombings
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A bloody battle has been raging in Syria's Eastern Ghouta since mid-February, with 400,000 civilians caught in the crossfire. One young Syrian, 15-year-old Muhammad Najem, has been using social media to share videos of the daily bombardments. Even his school wasn't spared from the shelling by Syrian and Russian forces, who are trying to drive the anti-regime rebels out of the enclave.
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