President Assad's frontline Syria visit
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Syria war: President Assad's frontline visit

19 March 2018 Last updated at 19:02 GMT

Syrian president Bashar al-Assad has made his first visit to Eastern Ghouta in years to congratulate his troops for retaking the 80% of the area.

Rebels had held Eastern Ghouta since 2012.

More than 1,100 civilians have been killed since pro-government forces stepped up an offensive a month ago.