Syrian army cleaves rebel enclave in eastern Ghouta

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I'm rene monse good morning president trump held a rally last night in pennsylvania there's a special election there were the republican candidate is in a surprisingly tough rates also on the call ian guns in america we hear from threegun owners who've been thinking a lot about the role dense play in american life hollywood heavyweights donate a big bucks to start times off the campaign to fight sexual harassment in the workplace how that money is being spent and the breeder's the lie up that hit a big in the early nineties has recorded their first album in 25 years it sunday march xi two thousand eighteen news is next law from npr news at washington on trials snyder the syrian government assault on the rebelheld enclave of eastern gouda is continuing today with airstrikes in fierce fighting on the ground the two largest rebel groups in eastern kuta vowed to resist the army's offensive but the bbc sebastian osher reports they've lost more than half of the enclave's territory in the past couple of weeks of fighting the syrian government says it seized move in half of easton gouta in this ferocious threeweek assault moving one thousand civilians have already been killed that will more casualties of the night his as strikes continued despite residents taking refuge in that basements the most intense battles seems to be on the eastern edge of the area still under rebel control this is the stronghold of one of the two main rebel groups failed at a rough men part of the free syrian army there are reports that local leaders on the go sheeting and evacuation deal for one of the towns that feyler corrupt man has denied this vowing to fight on as the fighting in eastern gouda intensifies defense secretary james mattis as warning the syrian government against the use of chemical weapons mattis told reporters traveling with him in the middle east said he's aware of unconfirmed reports of the use of chlorine gas president trump took his message on his terrace he's planning to impose on steel and aluminum imports to pennsylvania steel country spoke last night in western pennsylvania at a campaign rally a moon township aimed at boosting the republican candidate in tuesday's special election for a house seat when we start running in can you believe it two years from now is going to be key america gray exclamation point cape america trump spoke about the.

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