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Syria: Syrian govt. begins reconstruction of Damascus-Homs highway02:00

Syria: Syrian govt. begins reconstruction of Damascus-Homs highway

Syrian Arab Republic, Damascus
April 16, 2018 at 22:15 GMT +00:00 · Published

Since Douma has allegedly become free of militants, reconstruction of this section of the strategic Damascus-Homs began on Monday.

Construction on the highway reportedly began two weeks ago, but was limited due to ongoing violence in Douma. Now, the highway is reported to likely reopen within the next two to three weeks.

The highway was closed over five years ago due to large sectors of the Eastern Ghouta region being taken by militant groups.

La reconstrucción de la carretera Damasco-Homs comenzó el lunes ya que supuestamente Douma se ha liberado de los militantes.

Según los informes, la construcción de la carretera comenzó hace dos semanas, pero se puso en pausa debido a la violencia en curso en Douma. Ahora, se informa que la carretera probablemente vuelva a abrir en las próximas dos o tres semanas.

La carretera fue cerrada hace más de cinco años debido a que grandes sectores de la región de Ghouta Oriental fueron tomados por grupos militantes.

Syria: Syrian govt. begins reconstruction of Damascus-Homs highway02:00
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Since Douma has allegedly become free of militants, reconstruction of this section of the strategic Damascus-Homs began on Monday.

Construction on the highway reportedly began two weeks ago, but was limited due to ongoing violence in Douma. Now, the highway is reported to likely reopen within the next two to three weeks.

The highway was closed over five years ago due to large sectors of the Eastern Ghouta region being taken by militant groups.

La reconstrucción de la carretera Damasco-Homs comenzó el lunes ya que supuestamente Douma se ha liberado de los militantes.

Según los informes, la construcción de la carretera comenzó hace dos semanas, pero se puso en pausa debido a la violencia en curso en Douma. Ahora, se informa que la carretera probablemente vuelva a abrir en las próximas dos o tres semanas.

La carretera fue cerrada hace más de cinco años debido a que grandes sectores de la región de Ghouta Oriental fueron tomados por grupos militantes.

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