Expectations of big push' by government forces in Aleppo, Syria 5 August 2012 Last updated at 05:19 ET Military sources in Syria say 20,000 troops are now massed in and around the city of Aleppo, where the army is fighting to drive out rebel forces.
Al Sharq Al Awsat
Activists say clashes between Syrian government troops and rebels are raging in the opposition bastion of Saleheddine and other districts of the besieged city of Aleppo. The fighting comes just a day after President Bashar Assad's regime claimed in...
The Daily Star
Syrian rebels fighting President Bashar Assad's forces in the city of Aleppo have abandoned their positions in a district that has been a frontline of fighting in recent days. "We have retreated, get out of here," a lone rebel fighter yelled at...
Syria's rebels said on Wednesday they staged a counter-attack against advancing regime forces in the embattled southwestern Salaheddine district of Aleppo, retaking part of the neighborhood. "For an hour and a half, the Free Syrian Army has staged a...
49 Zeenews Bureau Aleppo: The besieged city of Aleppo on Wednesday witnessed a fierce assault by Syrian troops on the rebel-held areas, in a battle that has been raging for over three weeks now. Reports said that Syrian troops loyal to President...
Suggested Topics Syrian rebels trying to fight off an army offensive in Aleppo said today they were running low on ammunition as President Bashar al-Assad's forces encircled their stronghold at the southern entrance to the country's biggest city.