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Border clashes in Syria rage amid reports Assad tested chemical weapons system

Intense fighting raged on Tuesday between Syrian troops and rebels at the Tel Abyad border gate along the Turkish border and some houses in the town of Akcakale on the Turkish side have been hit by stray bullets, a Turkish … Continue reading

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Activists: Car Bomb Kills 18 in Syria

Syrian activists say a car bomb killed 18 people Wednesday in northern Syria. The London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says the blast in Idlib province targeted Syrian soldiers. The new United Nations-Arab League envoy for Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, heads … Continue reading

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Rebels attack military airports in northern Syria – opposition

Syrian rebels attacked two military airports in the northern province of Idlib on Thursday, opposition activists said, dpa reported. The rebels damaged at least five helicopters and more than six F16 fighter jets in the Taftanaz and Abu al-Zouhour airports. … Continue reading

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Free Syrian Army claims downed fighter jet in Idlib

The Free Syrian Army (FSA) claimed Thursday that it had downed a Syrian military fighter jet in the northwestern province of Idlib. In the video, which was exclusively obtained by Al Arabiya, a crowd of Syrian rebels shout “Allah Akbar” … Continue reading

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Syria rebels ‘destroy five helicopters’ in raid

By: Jad Yateem BEIRUT, Lebanon — Syrian rebels said they destroyed five helicopters in a raid on a military airport between the northern cities of Aleppo and Idlib on Wednesday, while state television said the attack was repelled. Abu Mossab, … Continue reading

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Opposition: August is deadliest month in Syrian civil war

With one week left to go, August is already the deadliest month in Syria’s 17-month crisis. Opposition activists report more than 3,700 people killed — mostly civilians — in just the past few weeks. Here are some of the other … Continue reading

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Video: Syrians Rebels Attack Army Convoy

Rebel fighters attack the Syrian army near the Turkish border. Source: Reuters

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Assad’s Aleppo focus allows rebel gains in Syria’s east

By: Khaled Yacoub Oweis AMMAN, Jordan – As President Bashar al-Assad has concentrated his forces on wresting back control of Syria’s business hub Aleppo, rebels have slowly gained ground in the eastern tribal heartland where the big prize is the … Continue reading

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Video: Rebel fights ‘capture government troops’ in Idlib

Rebel fighters are continuing to battle government troops as fighting intensifies in Syria. This video footage said to have been filmed today purportedly shows Free Syria Army fighters capturing members of President Assad’s elite brigade in Idlib. Source: ITV News

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‘Soldiers of the Prophet’ fight Syrian army from the hills

JABAL WASTANI, Syria – The 15 fighters who call themselves “Soldiers of the Prophet Mohammed” are not afraid of dying at the hands of the troops of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Their charismatic leader Abu Saeed says that for one … Continue reading

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