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Syria's Qusayr rebels treated in Lebanon

Many wounded fighters do not survive evacuation process, which is described as being dangerous and slow.

Last Modified: 09 Jun 2013 02:37
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Dozens of rebel fighters wounded in fighting against Syrian government forces in Qusayr have been evacuated to Lebanon, as troops overran the last rebel bastion in the area.

It is a dangerous and slow operation which many do not survive.

Al Jazeera's Mohamed Vall has this exclusive report from the Lebanese border town of Arsal.

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