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All-female rebel group fights in Aleppo

Members of rebel force "Our Mother Aisha" carry out range of duties, including monitoring Syrian army.

Last Modified: 08 Sep 2013 09:34
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Before the war broke out in Syria, they were teachers working at the same school.

Now they are part of an all-female rebel force "Our Mother Aisha", fighting against President Bashar al-Assad's government.

The women say it took some time before they were accepted by other opposition fighters.

Al Jazeera's Caroline Malone reports.

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