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Syria's Opposition Takes Shape

Kurdish Activists

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Syrian National CouncilOpposition LeaderForging AlliancesKurdish ActivistsPreparing AmmunitionInjured FighterReceiving Treatment

Kurdish Activists

Kurdish anti-Syrian government activists celebrate the liberation of the city of Derik, near al-Malikiyah, on Nov. 15. France raised the prospect of providing Syria's rebels with defensive weapons as Turkey joined it and the Gulf Arab states in recognizing the newly unified opposition.