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Marah Mashi
Tal Kalakh – The strategic town of Tal Kalakh in northwestern Syria, just a few kilometers from the northern Lebanese border, was one of the first...
Saturday, July 13, 2013
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Radwan Mortada
Most of armed groups’ commanders who took part in the battle of Qusayr survived. They fled to the Syrian villages of Hassia, Qara, and Yabrud, while...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
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Marah Mashi
Everything changed on Wednesday morning as news from Qusayr resounded with talk of a Syrian army victory. Free Syrian Army soldiers, who were...
Thursday, June 6, 2013
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Radwan Mortada
Damascus – On the road to Damascus, past the military checkpoints and Syrian flags – of the government variety – one can spot columns of smoke rising...
Friday, May 31, 2013
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Firas Choufi
The Syrian army is continuing to advance against opposition fighters in the embattled city of Qusayr, encircling them and cutting them off from one...
Friday, May 24, 2013
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Radwan Mortada
The battle for Qusayr has not been settled. There are conflicting estimates about the outcome, with loyalists speaking of “hours separating us from...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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Marah Mashi
Backed by local forces, the Syrian army is closing in on the strategic town of Qusayr, which opposition fighters have controlled since the beginning...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
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In the course of two days, the Syrian army took over most of the territory surrounding the strategic town of Qusayr, cutting off the opposition’s...
Monday, April 22, 2013
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Nasser Charara
For two months now, all eyes were on Damascus as both the regime and the opposition readied themselves for a major confrontation to gain the upper...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
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