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Syrian regime forces advance on Aleppo

Troops loyal to Bashar al-Assad advance on the Old City as rebels refuse to give up.

Last updated: 03 Mar 2014 18:24
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Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al Assad are gaining ground in rebel-held areas close to Aleppo.

Government troops are trying to gain control of the city's industrial district, which the rebels refuse to give up.

Al Jazeera's Mereana Hond reports.


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