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Syrian Rebels Bogged Down in Aleppo (From November 2 Episode)i
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November 02, 2012 12:08 PM
For months, rebels of the Free Syrian Army have been waging battles with government forces in parts of Syria's most populous city, Aleppo. The fight is largely at a stalemate with rebels kept at bay by government snipers and a poundings by planes and helicopters. Alex Villarreal talks with VOA's Scott Bobb who was recently in Aleppo with rebel forces.

Syrian Rebels Bogged Down in Aleppo (From November 2 Episode)

Published November 02, 2012

For months, rebels of the Free Syrian Army have been waging battles with government forces in parts of Syria's most populous city, Aleppo. The fight is largely at a stalemate with rebels kept at bay by government snipers and a poundings by planes and helicopters. Alex Villarreal talks with VOA's Scott Bobb who was recently in Aleppo with rebel forces.

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