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Syrian Army Lays Siege To Rebels In Aleppo

Associated Press | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 07.09.2014 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian troops advanced in and around the northern city of Aleppo on Monday, in what appears to be an attempt to lay siege to oppositio...

'There Is No Progress, We Are Not Winning The War'

Agence France Presse | Antonio Pampliega | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

The struggle for Syria's second city Aleppo has been locked in stalemate for months, fuelling the frustration of rebels who see no way out but to dogg...

Shells Smash Into Aleppo Prison

AP | DIAA HADID | Posted 09.06.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Shells smashed into a central prison in the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo, killing prisoners, a rights group said Sunday, part of a l...

Syria Fighting Rages On In Aleppo

AP | BARBARA SURK | Posted 06.06.2013 | World

BEIRUT — A Syrian government airstrike on a heavily contested neighborhood in the northern city of Aleppo on Saturday killed at least 15 people,...

Fierce Clashes Over Aleppo Police Academy

AP | RYAN LUCAS | Posted 05.01.2013 | World

BEIRUT -- Syrian government forces fought fierce clashes with rebels attacking a police academy near the northern city of Aleppo on Friday, while the ...

Syrian Troops Repulse Rebels In Aleppo

AP | BARBARA SURK | Posted 03.09.2013 | World

BEIRUT — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday expressed disappointment with Syrian President Bashar Assad for rejecting the most importa...

WATCH: The Battle For Syria

Posted 09.20.2012 | World

Ghaith Abdul-Ahad traveled to the front lines of Aleppo for PBS and compiled one of the most comprehensive accounts of the raging battle between Syria...

Ban Ki Moon: 'There Will Be No Winner In Syria'

Reuters | Posted 10.10.2012 | World

By Hadeel Al Shalchi ALEPPO, Syria, Aug 10 (Reuters) - Rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces in Aleppo promised a...

U.N. Fears Aleppo Showdown Could Be Imminent

AP | PAUL SCHEMM | Posted 09.26.2012 | World

BEIRUT — International concern was mounting Friday over a potential massacre as Syrian troops bombarded the besieged city of Aleppo with artille...