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Syria rebels brace for Aleppo offensive

Morale is running low among fighters in northern province as regime forces gain ground.

Last Modified: 12 Jun 2013 19:33
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Building on its victory in Qusayr, the Syrian military has shifted its attention to trying to clear rebel-held areas in Homs and Aleppo.

Government forces are reportedly preparing for a major offensive on rebel-held parts of Aleppo province, which has been the subject of violence over the past few days.

Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports exclusively from Aleppo.

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