Syrian rebels fight to break blockade of Damascus suburbs




 
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Syrian rebels fight to break blockade of Damascus suburbs
 
September 24th, 2013  
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Syrian rebels fight to break blockade of Damascus suburbs
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian insurgents pressed a new assault in the strategic, heavily-defended southwestern suburbs of Damascus on Tuesday, saying they aimed to break an army blockade of rebel-held areas. Rebels fired mortars at government forces while army shelling hit the suburb of Derayya, the scene of recurrent fighting during the 30-month-old Syrian conflict, activists and rebels said. ...




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