Lebanon's Al Manar TV shows people boarding the buses
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Syria war: Rebels evacuated in besieged villages deal

28 December 2015 Last updated at 19:14 GMT

Hundreds of fighters and civilians in three besieged parts of Syria have been evacuated under a truce deal brokered by the United Nations.

Buses and ambulances ferried at least 120 Sunni rebels and civilians from Zabadani into nearby Lebanon.

At the same time, about 300 fighters and civilians were transported from two Shia villages in the north to Turkey.

Lina Sinjab reports.