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    Syrian Rebels Suffer Setbacks From Fighting in Town Near Lebanon Borderi
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    May 20, 2013 7:53 PM
    Syrian government troops backed by fighters from Lebanon's Hezbollah movement have been in fierce battles in the rebel-held town of Qusair after weeks of fighting. Many wounded rebels are being treated across the nearby border in northern Lebanon. VOA's Scott Bobb spoke to some of them in Tripoli and has this report.

    Syrian Rebels Suffer Setbacks From Fighting in Town Near Lebanon Border

    Published May 20, 2013

    Syrian government troops backed by fighters from Lebanon's Hezbollah movement have been in fierce battles in the rebel-held town of Qusair after weeks of fighting. Many wounded rebels are being treated across the nearby border in northern Lebanon. VOA's Scott Bobb spoke to some of them in Tripoli and has this report.


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