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Syrian army aims to retake western Aleppo

After capturing Homs and Damascus, the Syrian army is attempting to regain lost territory in northern Syria.

Last Modified: 07 Jul 2013 13:49
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After capturing Homs and Damascus, the Syrian army is trying to regain lost territory in northern Syria, a stronghold of the opposition.

One of the new frontlines is western Aleppo, where government forces have not been able to make major military advances so far.

Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from Rashedeen, in the west of the city.


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