‘Operation Damascus Volcano’ Erupts Across Syrian Capital | Talking Points Memo

Syrian rebel forces have reportedly launched a full-fledged assault on Damascus, according to the BBC. The assault, dubbed Operation Damascus Volcano, is the latest intensification of the country’s civil war, and the military has reportedly deployed tanks and helicopters in response.

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