Over 11000 people left eastern Ghouta city today

Over 11000 people left eastern Ghouta city today
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Russia says more than 11,000 people have left Syria 's besieged eastern Ghouta during the past few hours as government forces step up an offensive on the rebel enclave.

According to a spokesman for the Russian center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria about 3,000 people have been leaving every hour through a government-run humanitarian corridor monitored by the Russian military.

More than 150,000 people have so far left the town in the last few days. APP/AFP

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