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Exchanging Fire in Syria's War

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Air Force Jet

A Syrian Air Force jet fires a flare in the Mleha suburb of Damascus in this Jan. 17 file photo. MiG warplanes roar overhead to strike rebels fighting to oust President Bashar al-Assad on the fringes of Damascus, while artillery batteries pound the insurgents from hills overlooking a city divided between all-out war and a deceptive calm.

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