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Syria, warring, sides, face off, Idlib city

Syria’s warring sides face off in town east of Idlib city

02 February, 2020 4:05 pm 4:05 pm

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syrian government forces battled rebels and weathered Turkish artillery barrages on Thursday as they tried to seize Saraqeb town in northwestern Idlib province in a new push to recapture the last rebel stronghold, witnesses and a war monitor said. President Bashar al-Assad’s swift military advance through Idlib province, backed by Russian air … Read More