Syrian rebels claim downing of military plane

Confirmation would mark small victory for fighters in Aleppo province where they have faced fierce shelling.

    Atarib in Syria's Aleppo province, just 20km from the Turkish border, has faced fierce shelling from government forces.

    But now, the rebels are claiming a small victory, claiming they have shot down a military plane belonging to the regime.

    Al Jazeera's Will Jordan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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