In other news Wednesday, suicide car bombers attacked an army command headquarters for Assad regime troops, killing at least four guards. Opposition fighters, part of the Free Syrian Army, claimed responsibility. Also, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad addressed the U.N. General…
News Wrap: Pair of Bombings Strike Separate Parts of Damascus…
Independent estimates say 20,000 have died since the Syrian uprising began. Now, U.N. monitors have left, failing to stop the violence. Jeffrey Brown reports. Then Margaret Warner talks to the Guardian's Ghaith Adbul-Ahad, who has been following Syrian rebels on…
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During the Iraq war, Syria's tribes smuggled in al-Qaida to fight the United States. Now they're helping them fight Assad.
On Syrian-Turkish Border, 'Underdog' Rebels Have Carved Out a Buffer Zone…
Fighting continued for a fifth day in the Syrian city of Aleppo. Reports and footage reveal that alongside rebels, al-Qaida fighters are present on the battlefront. Independent Television News' Alex Thomson reports on the evidence that suggests al-Qaida might be…
As Rebels Advance, Syrian Government Retaliates with Attack Helicopters…
President Bashar al-Assad's regime and the Free Syrian Army battled for control over Syria's two largest cities, Damascus and Aleppo. Independent Television News' John Irvine and Alex Thomson report on the violence that continues between rebels and government troops.
Some people even like the Syrian president. But they're afraid to admit it.
Bomb Kills Top Syrian Officials, Deals Major Blow to Assad Regime…
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