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Joshua Hersh

More Syrians Than Ever Rush To Leave Aleppo

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 02.10.2014 | World

ONCUPINAR BORDER CROSSING, Turkey -- On Saturday afternoon, a Syrian man who gave his name as Sobhi was standing on the side of the road a few feet in...

Dozens Killed In Aleppo Air Strike

AP | DIAA HADID | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — Government forces widened a bombing campaign in rebel-held areas of northern Syria on Monday, striking one of the main border towns ne...

Massive Bombing Raid On Syria's Aleppo Kills At Least 76

AP | RYAN LUCAS | Posted 02.14.2014 | World

BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian government aircraft pounded opposition areas in the northern city of Aleppo and near the southern border with Jordan on Monday, ...

Syria Air Raids Kill At Least 37

AP | RYAN LUCAS | Posted 12.15.2013 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government aircraft dropped barrels packed with explosives on opposition-held areas of the contested northern city of Aleppo on...

Syrian Rebels Launch Captured Tanks On Gov't Complex

AP | BARBARA SURK | Posted 04.26.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Rebels backed by captured tanks launched a fresh offensive on a government complex housing a police academy near the northern city of A...

Turkish Reporter Appears Being Held In Syria

AP | Posted 10.27.2012 | Media

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish television has broadcast a video of a Turkish journalist who is reportedly being held in Syrian government captivity. ...

Japanese Journalist Killed In Aleppo

Reuters | Posted 10.20.2012 | Media

(Adds eye witness account, Japan govt comment, details) BEIRUT/TOKYO, Aug 21 (Reuters) - A Japanese woman journalist died of wounds su...

PHOTOS: Syria's Largest City At War

Posted 07.31.2012 | World

Throughout the majority of the conflict in Syria, gun battles, shellings and bombings have taken place in Syria's smaller cities. However, after days ...

Al Jazeera Reporter Wounded In Syria

AP | SUZAN FRASER | Posted 09.29.2012 | Media

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — An Al-Jazeera cameraman says a colleague was wounded while they were covering clashes in the northern Syrian province of Alepp...

Syria Says It Has Recaptured District Of Country's Largest City

Reuters | Posted 09.28.2012 | World

* Helicopters strafe Aleppo * Government declares victory in battle for Damascus * Battle for Aleppo seen as potential t...

Rebels Hold Aleppo Neighborhoods

AP | PAUL SCHEMM | Posted 09.28.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Syrian tanks and artillery pounded rebel-held neighborhoods in the commercial hub of Aleppo on Sunday in a bid to retake control as Pre...

Syria's Largest City Enters 4th Day Of Fighting

AP | Posted 09.23.2012 | World

By PAUL SCHEMM, The Associated Press BEIRUT -- Fierce clashes flared for a fourth day Tuesday in Syria's commercial capital of Aleppo, showing the ...

Fight For Aleppo Has Begun, Say Syrian Rebels

AP | BEN HUBBARD | Posted 09.21.2012 | World

BEIRUT — A new rebel group boasting some 1,000 fighters launched an operation Sunday to capture Syria's largest city, Aleppo, while government t...

Explosion Rocks Syria's Largest City

Reuters | Posted 07.11.2012 | World

BEIRUT, May 11 (Reuters) - An explosion hit Syria's northern city of Aleppo on Friday, close to the ruling party headquarters, the Syrian Observator...

Syria Uprising: Car Bomb Rocks Aleppo, Police Crush Damascus Protest

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2012 | World

By Erika Solomon and Laila Bassam BEIRUT, March 18 (Reuters) - A car bomb hit Syria's second city Aleppo on Sunday, a day after blasts...