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Syrian rebels seize key air base, activists say

Published: 01.11.13, 12:37 / Israel News

Syrian activists say Islamic militants seeking to topple President Bashar Assad have taken full control of a strategic northwestern air base in a significant blow to the Assad regime.

The activists say rebels from the al-Qaida affiliated Jabhat al-Nusra and other Islamic groups seized control of buildings, ammunition and military equipment in the sprawling Taftanaz air base in northern Idlib province Friday. (AP)

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