Syrian rebels declare new assault on Aleppo after Assad gains (10)

Reuters 2014.02.06 12:08
BEIRUT BEIRUT (Reuters) - Rebels announced a new military campaign in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo on Thursday, a few days after government forces stepped up air attacks in a bid to recapture territory and drive residents out of opposition-held areas. The largest Syrian rebel coalition, known as the Islamic Front, joined forces with the Nusra Front, al Qaeda's franchise in Syria, to launch an
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