The Latest: Turkey condemns Douma attack in Syria

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Syrian state media say rebels in Douma have asked to restart negotiations to stop the government's assault on the town, their last remaining stronghold in the eastern Ghouta suburbs of the capital.

State-affiliated al-Ikhbariya TV says the government has demanded Army of Islam rebels release prisoners and stop their shelling of Damascus as a precondition to restarting talks.

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