Syrian rebels fight for strategic town in Hama province




 
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Syrian rebels fight for strategic town in Hama province
 
December 21st, 2012  
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Syrian rebels fight for strategic town in Hama province
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Rebels began to push into a strategic town in Syria's central Hama province on Thursday and laid siege to at least one town dominated by President Bashar al-Assad's minority sect, activists said. The operation risks inflaming already raw sectarian tensions as the 21-month-old revolt against four decades of Assad family rule - during which the president's Alawite sect has dominated leadership of the Sunni Muslim majority - rumbles on. ...




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