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Syria Crisis: C.I.A. Reportedly Helping To Steer Weapons To Rebels

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Fighters loyal to the Free Syrian Army (FSA) pose with their weapons in a location on the outskirts of Idlib in northwestern Syria on June 18, 2012. (File photo by LO/AFP/GettyImages), @depressing, @recommend | Getty Images

A small number of C.I.A. officers are operating secretly in southern Turkey, helping allies decide which Syrian opposition fighters across the border will receive arms to fight the Syrian government, according to American officials and Arab intelligence officers.

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