'Tell The World We Want Freedom': The End Of The Daraya Siege
The siege of Daraya began shortly after residents blamed the Syrian regime for the deaths of hundreds of civilians.By Jake Godin | August 26, 2016
The siege of the Damascus suburb of Daraya is finally over. Rebels and a regime delegation signed a truce allowing civilians and fighters transportation out of the destroyed city.
Daraya has endured years of barrel bombs, surface-to-surface missiles, starvation and incendiary bombs. During that time, the city received just two aid deliveries — only one of which had food in it.