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Rebel resistance in Idlib

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 00:45

July 24 - Syrian rebel fighters are battling to take control of several military bases near the town of Idlib. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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Rebel forces prepare to launch an attack on a government military base in Idlib. The video, obtained by Reuters shows Islamic militants and Free Syrian Army forces, as they prepare for battle. Idlib has served as a stronghold for rebel forces. But in recent weeks there have been reports that government has been intensified its assaults across the province which is close to Turkey. As the US appears to be clearing the way to arm some rebel forces in Syria, Russia is warning that such a move could harm chances for peace. The war itself has already cost more than 90,000 lives -- with few signs of peace to be found on the ground.

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Rebel resistance in Idlib

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 00:45